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ERIC Number: EJ367016
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Alternatives in Aural Rehabilitation: Provider Training of Nonaudiologists in the Delivery of Hearing-Aid Supportive Services to Older Persons with Hearing Loss.
Patterson, Karen; Dancer, Jess
Educational Gerontology, v13 n6 p487-95 1987
Describes program in which American Speech-Language-Hearing Association certified audiologists train protocol providers to assist older hearing-aid users in adjusting to using hearing aids on a daily basis. Training emphasizes empathy, effective communication skills, knowledge of the interaction of aging and hearing loss, phases outlined in Patterson and Dancer's model, and guidelines for referrals. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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