Patient Resources

Boston Children's Hospital's Audiology Visit -"My Hospital Story" 
Click below to download the story:

 Boy Version  Girl Version
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Hearing Loss in Children: Strategies for Better Communication
Description: This video describes how paying attention to noise, light, and distance can make communication more pleasant and less stressful, particularly for a child with hearing loss.



Below are some helpful Parent/Patient pamphlets:

 

Helping the child with conductive hearing loss

Helping the child with highfrequency hearing loss

Helping the child with mild hearing loss

Helping the student with conductive hearing loss

Helping the student with highfrequency hearing loss

Helping the student with mild hearing loss

Remote microphone systems in the classroom

 
Below are websites containing information about communication disorders. We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on these sites.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

American Academy of Audiology

American Society for Deaf Children

Auditory-Verbal International

Boys Town National Research Hospital

Information for parents on hearing loss, hearing aids, educational issues and assistive listening devices, with many helpful links

My Baby's Hearing

Online magazine for deaf and hard of hearing children

Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers

Hearing Loss Association of America
 

The Decibels Foundation

www.decibelsfoundation.org

Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/mcdhh/