Communication Disorders

Aural Rehabilitation

Aural Rehabilitation
Basic principles of hearing assessment and aural rehabilitation in children from birth to eight years.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCOMD 438
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining COMD 442
Course Outcomes: 

Aural Rehabilitation

Define aural rehabilitation and explain why the service is critical for those who have a hearing impairment.

Impact of Psychosocial Aspects of Hearing Loss

Discuss the psychosocial aspects of hearing loss, including the impact on the individual and the family.

Diagnostic Procedures in AR Program

Describe the diagnostic procedures needed as part of a comprehensive AR program, including the diagnosis of hearing loss and rehabilitation by means of amplification, cochlear implants, and other assistive devices.