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Children with Cochlear Implants: Slow to Progress

Although the outcomes for cochlear implantation in terms of speech perception, production and spoken language development have surpassed expectations, there are significant numbers of children who do not do as well as expected. Research indicates that up to 40% of the... Read more >

June 19, 2017

Complex Needs Week

You are welcome to join us for individual days, £100, or join us for all four days for £300 Do you work with deaf children who have additional needs? Want to learn more on what deaf children with complex needs require to be best supported by teachers of ... Read more >

June 12, 2017

Early Intervention Conference: Getting it right 0 – 5 years

Together we make a difference The Ear Foundation UK in partnership with A G Bell USA   An early intervention conference for those supporting children with hearing loss and their families. Professionals who are knowledgeable, skilled and passionate enable ch... Read more >

October 20, 2017

Assessing Children's Narrative Skills: Implications for Social and Academic Success - with Carol Westby

We are thrilled that Dr Carol Westby will be with us from the US to deliver this exciting one day course. Fictional narrative language skills in the elementary grades predict how well children do on academic tasks in later school years. Increasing attention has been... Read more >

July 14, 2017

A Musical Approach to Developing Communication

Singing with families: to support language and communication development. A one day workshop, suitable for professionals supporting families who have children with hearing loss and/or language delay. Singing to infants is universal across cultures, yet most parent... Read more >

September 18, 2017

Glue Ear: Minimal Hearing Loss Can Have Major Impact

5 facts on otitis media in children (glue ear) 80% of children will be affected by glue ear before they reach 10 years. When glue ear doesn’t resolve itself on its own, it may interfere with speech and language development, confidence, social skills, or... Read more >

November 3, 2017

Memory, Cognition and it's Impact on Learning in Children

Delivered by an educational psychologist, this is a one day workshop for teachers and speech and language therapists on children’s cognition and learning.   Suitable for professionals supporting children with hearing loss, or other language and communi... Read more >

December 1, 2017

Child new to the UK? The challenges and solutions of supporting new arrivals with hearing loss

One day conference for only £40... with Dr Lesley Jones – experienced lecturer and researcher in deafness who examines inequalities in health and ethnicity. With a packed programme looking at language, culture and practical support – there&rsquo... Read more >

June 30, 2017