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Ida Institute Partners with Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care and The Hearing Care Partnership

NAERUM, DENMARK — The Ida Institute and Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care and The Hearing Care Partnership have announced a new partnership. The goal of the partnership is to enhance the quality of audiological rehabilitation and support the advancement of hearing care.  The partnership is part of Ida’s larger effort to engage with organizations around…

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Ida Institute’s Growing up with Hearing Loss Tool Adds New Chapter on Infants and Toddlers

NAERUM, DENMARK — The Ida Institute recently introduced a renamed and updated Growing Up with Hearing Loss tool that features a new chapter on the youngest people with hearing loss, newborns through age 3.   The renamed tool is an update of the Ida Institute’s popular Transitions Management tool that focuses on significant times of…

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Ida Institute Collaborates with Mayo Clinic and HLAA to Launch New Online Support Group for People with Hearing Loss

NAERUM, DENMARK — The Ida Institute has announced its collaboration with the Mayo Clinic to launch Mayo Clinic Connect for Hearing Loss, an online community where patients with hearing loss and their families share experiences, exchange information, and find support from people like themselves.   According to the press release, the Ida Institute and the…

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Ida Institute Now Accepting Proposals for 2019 Research Grant

NAERUM, DENMARK — The Ida Institute Research Committee announced that it is now accepting proposals for the 2019 Ida Research Grant. Funding will be awarded to projects that develop evidence related to Ida Institute methods and tools and aim to demonstrate the effect of person-centered practice in hearing care.  In 2019, the Research Committee is particularly interested in projects…

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The Ida Institute Now Offering Pediatric Counseling Tool, My World, as Free App

NAERUM, DENMARK — The Ida Institute has announced that its ‘My World‘ pediatric counseling tool, which is designed to help children talk about their hearing loss, is now available as a free app for use on tablets. The tool is said to enable children to express themselves and helps you uncover information about the child’s communication…

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Ida Institute Announces Partnership with ASHA

ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND & NAERUM, DENMARK — The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and the Denmark-based nonprofit Ida Institute, announced the formation of a new partnership.  Founded in 2007 with a grant from the Oticon Foundation, the Institute has teamed up in the past with like-minded groups in the United Kingdom, South Africa, and Australia. “Ida is…

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Person-Centered Hearing Care: New Research Shows Value of Ida Institute Tools

NAERUM, DENMARK — Earlier this year, the Ida Institute Research Committee announced that they were accepting proposals for research projects investigating outcomes of the use of Ida tools. This week, the group has announced that the first grant recipients have now submitted their report which “add to a growing body of evidence that demonstrates the value of Ida Institute…

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Hearing Professionals and People With Hearing Loss Brought Together for Ida Institute Workshop

NAERUM, DENMARK — A workshop was recently held by the Ida Institute in Denmark, that brought together people with hearing loss, hearing care professionals, and the representatives of patient organizations. The purpose behind the workshop, entitled “Partners in Hearing: Learning Together”, was to develop new ideas and concepts that can support people with hearing loss…

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