Auditory Rehab and Literacy in the School-Aged Child with a Hearing Loss


Event Title:  Auditory Rehab and Literacy in the School Aged Child with a Hearing Loss

Hosted by: HOPE Cochlear (Re)Habilitation Resources

Date: Friday October 17, 2014

Time: 9:00am – 3:30pm CST


Location: Center for Hearing and Speech
                3636 W. Dallas Houston, TX


Registration and Coffee at 8:30am


Time Duration: 6 ½ Hours

Instructional Level: Introductory

Cost: This is a free workshop, morning coffee, lunch and written materials will be provided by Cochlear.



AAA – 0.5

ASHA – 0.5

AG Bell – 5.0

Course Description

This course has two main subjects: rehabilitation and literacy for the school-aged child with hearing loss. The first section on rehabilitation will provide an interactive overview of the foundational strategies used in Auditory-Verbal therapy to develop the listening, speech, and language of children with hearing loss. The second section of this course on literacy and language instruction using a balanced literacy approach for school aged children with hearing loss will be discussed. Participants will engage in discussions, hands-on training, and application activities in the areas of phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, and reading comprehension.


Learner Objectives

After this course, participants will be able to...


  • Identify the 4 stages of auditory skill development;
  • Describe how Auditory-Verbal therapy can be used in conjunction with other therapies to develop spoken communication; 
  • List 5 specific games and activities for facilitating listening skills
  • List one supplemental literacy teaching technique

Teachers of deaf and heard of hearing children, educational audiologists, speech and language pathologists, classroom teachers and administrators.

Amy Popp
Regional Clinical Tecnical Manager

Sara Bodack
Clinical Territory Manager

Guest Speakers

Lindy Douglas
Director of Education; Center for Hearing & Speech.

Marcus W. Rose, MSP, CCC-SLP,LSLA Cert. AVT

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Fri, Oct. 17, 2014
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


The Center for Hearing and Speech
3636 W. Dallas St.
Houston, TX 77019
United States