Category Archives: 2019

An Audiology Blog – Tale of Mother Goose

The Tall Tale of the Mother Goose Written by Dr. Dawn Violetto Over the last few weeks everyone at Child’s Voice has sat entrapped at our computer screens or at the window in room 112, watching a mother goose and her six eggs.  Carefully, she watches over them day and night.  Wisely, she rises every […]

A Hearing Loss Podcast – Episode 12 Notes and Transcript

Our 12th Child’s Voice Podcast was released on April 17, 2019.  To listen to the Podcast, please Click Here. Show Notes (Episode transcript below.) In episode 12 of All Ears at Child’s Voice, Michael Douglas joined Tatum and Jessica to discuss hearing loss and bilingualism and how children with hearing loss can learn two (or […]

Rush University Student Finishing Practicum at Child’s Voice Chicago

Best Wishes to our Practicum Student, Sarah Utter! The families at Child’s Voice Chicago have had the good fortune of working with Sarah Utter since the beginning of January 2019. Sarah is a graduate speech-language pathology student from Rush University and has been doing her final practicum rotation with us. This experience is not her […]

Jessica Brock, Child’s Voice Early Intervention Specialist, Receives Rising Star Award

CHILD’S VOICE EARLY INTERVENTION SPECIALIST HONORED BY GREATER OAK BROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE The Greater Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce honored Jessica Brock, Child’s Voice Early Intervention Specialist, on April 3, 2019 at Gibson’s Bar & Steakhouse in Oak Brook at their Annual Meeting and Awards Breakfast.  Over 250 participants enjoyed breakfast, celebrated local companies […]

Guest Blogger Shares Tips to Prepare for Motherhood

The following post was sent to us by Alexis Hall.  Alexis shares her thoughts on preparing for motherhood… Top Five Ways to Prepare for Motherhood If you’ve just found out you’re pregnant, you’re likely feeling a strange mixture of joy and fear. Having a baby is one of the most miraculous events in a woman’s […]

Child’s Voice 14th Annual Golf Tournament Announced

 CHILD’S VOICE GOLF TOURNAMENT AT ARROWHEAD GOLF CLUB WILL IMPACT CHILDREN WITH HEARING LOSS   Please join us! On Tuesday, June 11th, , over 200 golfers, sponsors, supporters, and volunteers will gather to change the lives of children with hearing loss at Arrowhead Golf Club in Wheaton.  Registration is open to the public and can […]

A Hearing Loss Podcast – Episode 11 Notes and Transcript

Our 10th Child’s Voice Podcast was released on April 3, 2019.  To listen to the Podcast, please Click Here. Show Notes (Episode transcript below.) In episode 11 of All Ears at Child’s Voice, Jessica and Tatum interviewed a Child’s Voice mother, Dawn. Dawn’s son wears bilateral cochlear implants. Dawn joined us on the show to […]

Alumni Success Story – Congrats Harah!

Alumni Success Story – Congrats Harah! Congratulations to Child’s Voice 2012 Graduate, Harah, on her equestrian achievements! A few years ago, Harah started riding horses at Walk On in Barrington, in an effort to manage anxiety and other personal challenges she was facing at the time.  Her love for animals quickly escalated, leaving Harah wanting […]

Words from Dr. Michele

March 2019 Happy Spring—if it ever gets here! I am just returning from a national/international conference called EHDI, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention. This year, the conference was held in Chicago. Our entire Early Intervention Staff, Audiologists, and I attended the two-day conference. The Director of Early Intervention, Mr. Rollen Cooper, along with Chicago Lead […]

A Hearing Loss Podcast – Episode 10 Notes and Transcript

Our 10th Child’s Voice Podcast was released on March 20, 2019.  To listen to the Podcast, please Click Here. Show Notes (Transcription at the bottom!) On episode 10 of All Ears at Child’s Voice: A Hearing Loss Podcast, Tatum and Jessica interview Theresa Harp about her experience counseling families of children newly diagnosed with hearing […]