Pioneers Helping Children Learn to Hear

Helen Beebe was one of the pioneers who worked to help children with hearing loss learn to  use residual hearing to develop speech and language. Beebe, along with some of the other pioneers, Doreen Pollack, Ciwa Griffiths, and Dan Ling, helped change the way people thought about deafness. They developed the philosophy of auditory-verbal or…

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Let’s Look At Each Ear Separately Part 2

in my last blog I discussed looking at hearing in each ear to make decisions about technology. Now I would like to talk about looking at speech perception in each ear to  manage technology. Why do we need two ears? There is tons of research about the advantages of two ears. Two ears help when…

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