ERIC Number: EJ509543
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Group Work with Members Who Have Hearing Impairments.
Card, Kathy J.; Schmider, Lorianne
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v20 n2 p83-90 May 1995
Discusses group process and design issues that should be considered when a group member has a hearing impairment. Different levels of hearing loss and the differing communication modes are reviewed; differences in cognitive processing based on communication mode are considered. Recommendations for accommodation are given. (LKS)
Descriptors: Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Client Characteristics (Human Services), Communication Aids (for Disabled), Cultural Pluralism, Deaf Interpreting, Deafness, Group Counseling, Group Dynamics, Group Therapy, Hearing Impairments, Lipreading, Misconceptions, Partial Hearing, Sign Language, Standards
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: "Group Process Considerations for Inclusion of People with Disabilities."