Did You Know?
- Infants identified with hearing loss can be fit with amplification by as young as 4 weeks of age.
- With appropriate early intervention, children with hearing loss can be mainstreamed in regular elementary and secondary education classrooms.
- About 2 to 3 out of every 1,000 children in the United States are born deaf or hard of hearing.
Auditory-Verbal therapy is an approach that focuses on infants and children who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families who desire a listening and spoken language outcome (without the use of sign language or lip reading). This type of therapy is expertly provided by a Listening and Spoken Language Specialists (LSLS™). LSLS at the Auditory-Verbal Center (AVC) and parents/caregivers work together to maximize each child’s hearing and listening potential.
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