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Title Choices in deafness : a parents' guide to communication options / edited by Sue Schwartz.

Imprint Bethesda, MD : Woodbine House, 2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    362.42083 CHO 2007    Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xv, 384 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgements -- Foreword / James Battey -- Introduction : Understanding childhood deafness / Sue Schwartz -- pt. 1. Medical issues -- ch. 1. A medical approach to hearing loss / Stephen Epstein -- ch. 2. The audiological assessment / Kathryn S. James -- ch. 3. Universal newborn screening / Gilbert Herer -- ch. 4. Auditory neuropathy/Dys-synchrony (AN/AD) / Charles Berlin, Bronya Keats, Linda Hood, Paula Gregory, Gary Rance -- ch. 5. Genetic causes of deafness / Kathleen Arnos and Arti Pandya -- pt. 2. Technology -- ch. 6. Amplification options / Kathryn S. James -- ch. 7. The cochlear implant / John Niparko, Andrea Marlowe, Deborah Bervinchek, Kristin Ceh -- ch. 8. Communication technology / Pat Relihan -- pt. 3. Communication opitons -- ch. 9. The auditory-oral approach : a professional perspective / Jean Moog -- ch. 10. The auditory-verbal approach : a professional perspective / Warren Estabrooks -- ch. 11. The ASL and English bilingual approach : a professional perspective / Beth Benedict, Marilyn Sass Lehrer -- ch. 12. Cued speech : a professional perspective / Jane Smith -- ch. 13. Total communication : a professional perspective / Susan Russell --
pt. 4. Life stages -- ch 14. Finding blessings in our child's deafness : the transformation of dreams / Anne Geiger Oliphant -- ch. 15. How to identify a program of excellence / Sheila Doctors -- ch. 16. Making it in college -- Meeting the challenges of college / Anna Bitencourt -- Surviving college / Cara Miller -- Spreading my wings / David Bird -- R.I.T. and my first job / Luke Faxon-St. Georges -- ch. 17. Perspectives from adults who are deaf -- A cultural identity / Jack Gannon -- The odyssey of a deaf adult / Irene Leigh -- Resources -- Contributors -- About the editor -- Listener's guide to the hearing loss simulation CD -- Index.
Subject Deaf -- Means of communication -- United States -- Case studies.
Deaf children -- United States -- Language -- Case studies.
Deaf children -- Services for -- United States -- Directories.
Hearing impaired children -- Services for -- United States -- Directories.
Deafness -- Popular works.
Hearing Loss -- Popular Works.
Disabled Children -- Popular Works.
Hearing Impaired Persons -- Popular Works.
Rehabilitation of Hearing Impaired -- Popular Works.
Communication Aids for Disabled -- Popular Works.
Communication -- Popular Works.
Health Services -- Directory.
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Added Author Schwartz, Sue.
ISBN 1890627739
9781890627737 : $24.95

 
    
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