Tag Archives: hearing

Child’s Voice Audiology Programs turns 10!

Celebrating 10 Years of Extraordinary Audiology! Submitted by Dr. Dawn Violetto Happy Birthday to you, Happy birthday to you, Happy Birthday Dear Audiology…Happy Birthday to you!!!!! It is hard to believe that is has been 10 years since the Audiology Program opened its doors!  Wow, what a 10 years it has been!  The biggest honor […]

Child’s Voice partners with Northwestern University Research Group

CHILD’S VOICE PARTNERS WITH NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY RESEARCH GROUP –  Helping children with hearing loss. The Child’s Voice School Program is partnering with Northwestern University’s Early Intervention Research Group (EIRG). This collaboration will improve treatment and intervention methods for children with hearing loss. Northwestern University’s Early Intervention Research Group’s overall mission is to support and enhance […]

From Child’s Voice to Grad School – a true college success story!

Child’s Voice ’99 Graduate, Mitch Olsen, was recently featured in “Hearing our Way”, the only magazine for kids and teens with hearing loss. Mitch is a graduate student in deaf education at the Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis. He has a profound hearing loss and wears bilateral cochlear implants. In […]

Lovin’ Literacy – Building Comprehension

Child's Voice student reading with their parent

Children learn to read through reading sight words and learning to decode the sounds in each word.  Then they have to learn to comprehend what they’ve read.  Reading comprehension can be a challenge for students with a hearing loss due to vocabulary and language delays. One way parents can work on reading comprehension at home […]

Want to know what the noisiest toys of 2017 are?

The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (ACDHH) has released its 2017 list of the top-15 noisiest toys. Noisy toys are categorized as any toy that reaches a sound level of 85 dB or higher consistently. Noise is the number one cause of hearing loss. Nearly 15 percent of school-age children […]

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Speech & Hearing Month – Comprehension

This month is Better Hearing & Speech Month so we will be posting some interesting information on listening and speaking skills, two subjects near-and-dear to Child’s Voice.  This article focuses on Checking for Comprehension of Verbal Words in Babies and Toddlers.  Our EI staff focuses on this each day with our toddlers. We know a […]