Hearing Blog & News

Using Smoke Detectors to Protect Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Using Smoke Detectors to Protect Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

December 18, 2019

Fortunately, a growing number of safety device manufacturers now offer smoke detectors for the hard of hearing that use a combination of sensory alerts, including both audio alarms and strobe lights.

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2019 Annual Letter

2019 Annual Letter

December 2, 2019

A personal letter from a family impacted greatly by CCHAT's listening and spoken language programs.

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CCHAT CIT Summer Program 2019

CCHAT CIT Summer Program 2019

November 27, 2019

See what one of the Counselor's in Training had to say about CCHAT's 2019 summer program!

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7 Holiday Celebration Tips for Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

7 Holiday Celebration Tips for Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

November 12, 2019

With all the holiday commotion, it’s easy for children who are deaf or hard of hearing to feel sidelined as they watch everyone around them take part in the festivities.

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Tips to Teach Your Child Manners

Tips to Teach Your Child Manners

October 16, 2019

When it comes to teaching your child manners, the process is easier said than done. Hear from Marge Edwards, an LSL professional and Mom of two boys with hearing loss who’s been in the trenches of the LSL journey, and came out with tips to help you teach your conversationalist manners and social-confidence.

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Audiology Awareness Month

Audiology Awareness Month

October 16, 2019

October is National Audiology Awareness Month with an emphasis on increasing awareness of audiology and hearing protection.

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What Is Listening and Spoken Language?

What Is Listening and Spoken Language?

October 15, 2019

LSL is based on the understanding that children who are deaf or hard of hearing can learn to speak, listen, read and write with the same fluency as their hearing peers.

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Easy Ways to Apply LSL to Fun Fall Festivities

Easy Ways to Apply LSL to Fun Fall Festivities

September 30, 2019

The Fall season brings many new opportunities to introduce your child to new sounds and language on their LSL journey. Discover how you can use seasonal festivities to introduce new and fun ways to apply LSL strategies for children who are deaf or hard of hearing to engage and learn every day of the year.

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Become a Bike 4 Fun 2019 Event Sponsor!

Become a Bike 4 Fun 2019 Event Sponsor!

September 24, 2019

Our 13th Annual Bike 4 Fun event is around the corner! We have 4 levels of sponsorship available, read more about what each level includes and how to sign up. See you at the event!

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Should You Be Using Hearing Assistive Technology in the Classroom?

Should You Be Using Hearing Assistive Technology in the Classroom?

September 23, 2019

Even when wearing high-quality assistive hearing devices that have been carefully calibrated by professional audiologists, your students might still have difficulty processing auditory information in certain settings.

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