Iowa’s Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Family Resource Guide for Parents of Children Who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 2010

(2010) Iowa’s Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Family Resource Guide for Parents of Children Who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 2010. Public Health, Department of

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Abstract

This guide is intended to serve as the fi rst step in your journey toward understanding your child’s hearing loss and the resources available for your child and your family. Research provides clear evidence that if a child with hearing loss is to succeed in both language and educational development, the involvement of parents is crucial. This guide will equip you with the basic knowledge and resources you need to navigate Iowa’s service system. Here you will find: • information about the professionals who will work with your child • information about family support • your child’s education and communication options • your rights and responsibilities as the parent of child who is deaf or hard of hearing • links to other important resources • a glossary of new words you may encounter

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Hearing, EHDI, Audiology, Public Health
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Public health
Health and medicine > Healthcare
ID Code: 11417
Deposited By: Tom Keyser
Deposited On: 30 Aug 2011 19:20
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2011 19:20
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/11417

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