ERIC Number: EJ517944
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Acquired Hearing Loss: Social and Psychological Issues and Adjustment Processes.
Rutman, D.; Boisseau, B.
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v18 n4 p313-23 Dec 1995
This paper explores social and psychological issues facing those with acquired hearing loss, including self-identity, dealing with the loss, communication issues, and the impact of hearing impairment on significant others. Strategies and innovative approaches to promoting the well-being of deafened and hard-of-hearing individuals and their families are considered. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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