Wonder what’s the best way to grow your child’s brain and get them ready for school, friends, and life? It’s YOU!
As a parent, your interactions with your child — talking, reading, and singing to them — helps to build their brain. For children with hearing loss, it’s also a key part of how they’ll learn to listen and talk. In this webinar, we’re showing you the top tips to grow your child’s brain and help them grow up to be exceptional conversationalists.
Join us as Dr. Carol Flexer, a recognized expert on pediatric audiology and early brain development, shares the key to opening the door to knowledge and a whole world of possibilities for your child. Learn more about literacy, how your child learns, and ways you can set them up for success through language building and development of important social skills.
1:00 pm ET
Dr. Carol Flexer
Carol Flexer, Ph.D., CCC/A, LSLS Cert. AVT
Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Audiology, The University of Akron
Dr. Carol Flexer's career has been dedicated to advocating for better listening, learning, and literacy for children with hearing loss. An international lecturer and consultant in pediatric and educational audiology and author of more than 155 publications including 17 books, Dr. Flexer is a past president of the Educational Audiology Association, the American Academy of Audiology, and the AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language. Dr. Flexer is a Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist (LSLS Cert. AVT) and a licensed audiologist.
About Living LSL
This webinar is part of Living LSL: A Family Learning Series. These free learning opportunities were designed specifically with parents in mind so you’ll have the skills and know-how to confidently raise your child with hearing loss to listen, talk, and achieve their dreams. We’re sharing what the parenting books likely didn’t prepare you for by covering the essentials of LSL and spelling out the important need-to-know aspects of teaching a child who is deaf or hard of hearing to listen and talk.
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