For young and elderly clients, hearing may be a barrier in your OT practice. There are so many types of Assistive Listening Devices (ALD) available today for individuals with hearing loss, it is important to be somewhat familiar and also refer clients to a hearing specialist if a barrier exists. Here is a short overview of some ALD’s or assistive technology for hearing loss.
Assistive Devices:- Assistive devices or Assistive technology are used by the hearing loss or language disorder people to communicate. These devices help a person to hear and understand what is being said more clearly or to express thoughts more easily. With the development of digital and wireless technologies, many of the devices are becoming available […]
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Carol – OT’s with Apps