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What is the 1, 3, 6 Criteria & Why it’s Important for Your Child

What is the 1, 3, 6 Criteria & Why it’s Important for Your Child

May 6, 2021

In honor of Better Speech & Hearing Month, we're sharing how the CCHAT Center utilizes the 1, 3, 6 criteria as the ideal testing and intervention pathway for children who are deaf and hard of hearing.

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Everything You Need To Know About Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Everything You Need To Know About Central Auditory Processing Disorder

March 24, 2021

Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) is a condition that children can be born with or develop over time. Occasionally, CAPD can be confused with Autism or ADHD, but it’s only after a careful and accurate evaluation from an audiologist that you will have a reliable diagnosis.

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Everything You Need To Know About BAHA Implants for Children

Everything You Need To Know About BAHA Implants for Children

March 2, 2021

Some children who are deaf and hard of hearing use traditional hearing aids to amplify sounds, and it works incredibly well for them. Unfortunately for others, traditional hearing aids aren’t the best solution and the possibility of implanted devices should be explored.

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Everything You Need to Know About Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder

Everything You Need to Know About Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder

February 23, 2021

People often get confused when they hear about Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD). To help you understand how it could affect your child’s ability to learn in a classroom and communicate effectively, we’ve created this easy-to-understand guide to ANSD.

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Let’s Make 2021 A Great Year for the CCHAT Center

Let’s Make 2021 A Great Year for the CCHAT Center

December 9, 2020

As it was for so many, 2020 was a year like no other for the CCHAT Center. Thanks to the amazing CCHAT community, our team persevered and withstood all of the challenges presented during the year.

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What Are The Benefits Of Teletherapy?

What Are The Benefits Of Teletherapy?

November 13, 2020

Teletherapy at the CCHAT Center is essentially a type of distance learning service where we can teach students and parents over the internet using laptops, tablets, or smartphones - reducing the need for in-person sessions.

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CCHAT's Impact Report | October 2020

CCHAT's Impact Report | October 2020

November 6, 2020

Thank you! 2020 has been a very challenging year with the COVID-19 pandemic. Now more than ever, we are so grateful for the community that has funded, volunteered, celebrated and advocated for the CCHAT Center through the years.

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Teletherapy: What It Is And How It Helps Your Child

Teletherapy: What It Is And How It Helps Your Child

October 26, 2020

At the CCHAT Center, our team has been working hard to ensure our students still receive the help they need to develop their speech and language, despite ongoing closures.

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Wearing a Mask with Your Hearing Aids

Wearing a Mask with Your Hearing Aids

July 31, 2020

See clever tips to protect your ears and hearing aids while wearing a mask from Oticon.

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Improving the Mainstream Classroom For Deaf Children Post COVID-19

Improving the Mainstream Classroom For Deaf Children Post COVID-19

July 9, 2020

As we return back into classrooms in the fall, it’s important not to forget everything we’ve learned during our time at home.

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