Hearing Aids Are Not Glasses

The comparison of a sophisticated piece of technology like a hearing aid to a simplistic tool like glasses is actually a disservice. let’s find something that is more on point in helping us understand hearing aids and the support it requires. Rather than comparing hearing aids to glasses let’s compare it to a camera. The…

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Which Reading Remediation Program is Right For You?

Reading disability

Orton-Gillingham Wilson LiPS Seeing Stars Barton KIPP Read 180 Reading Rocket¬†… Have you ever wondered why there are so many reading programs? The Situation Perhaps you suspect your child has trouble reading and would like to optimize the help you get through your child’s school? Maybe the school has informed you they would like to…

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No End Date In Sight (We Can Give A Time Frame)

Unless you are in a Tibetan monastery, schools are not known for their quiet. Dave, Michelle and Skylar all had difficulty with listening in a noisy environment. They all began sound therapy. Michelle satisfactorily completed the protocol in 9 weeks. Skylar finished in 12 weeks. While Dave took a little, longer finishing after 5 months.…

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What Should I Look For In A Treatment Plan?

Here are some things you might want to consider: Architectural modification – to improve the acoustic quality of the listening environment. Assistive Listening Device(s) – to improve the signal to noise ratio.¬† These devices amplify specific things, unlike hearing aids which amplify everything. Auditory Training – this should be deficit specific, based on the particular…

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