unilateral hearing loss

Unilateral Hearing Loss

Until the last 15 or 20 years there has been a significant change in the way unilateral hearing loss has been viewed. Until recently audiologists and ENT’s assumed that a unilateral hearing loss (UHL) did not cause any language or learning problems. We now know that unilateral hearing loss causes significant problems. Cheryl Deconde Johnson…

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ling 6 speech hearing loss

Why Do We Need the Ling 6 sound Test?

Everyone who provides therapy for children with hearing loss knows about the Ling 6 Sound Test. Why do we do the test and what does it tell us?   What does a Child Hear?   For children to succeed with listening and spoken language they need to hear. To quote Dan Ling – “what they…

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