ERIC Number: EJ271327
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Programs in Action: Simulated Hearing Impairment: A Training Technique for Professionals.
Lieberth, Ann K.
Volta Review, v84 n6 p291-95 Oct-Nov 1982
Thirty-seven speech pathology majors participated in a simulated deafness experience as part of an aural rehabilitation course. They wore speech masking aids which created temporary reduction in auditory thresholds and recorded their feelings and others' reactions and attitudes. Participants reported increased awareness and sensitivity to the needs of the hearing impaired. (SW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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