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September 14, 2010. Design by Ron Jaxon. Impact on Access: Individuals with COCHLEAR IMPLANTS In Educational and Employment Settings. Providing technical assistance & continuing education services to state vocational rehabilitation agencies and their partners. http://www.tacene.org/.

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september 14 2010

September 14, 2010

Design by Ron Jaxon

Impact on Access:

Individuals with

COCHLEAR IMPLANTS

In Educational and Employment Settings

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Providing technical assistance & continuing education services to state vocational rehabilitation agencies and their partners.

http://www.tacene.org/

program moderator
Program Moderator

Terrell Clark, PhD

Director

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program

Department of Otolaryngology &

Communication Enhancement

Children’s Hospital Boston

Pediatric Psychologist

Senior Associate - Department of Psychiatry

Instructor - Harvard Medical School

objectives
Objectives

Participants will gain information on CI:

  • Usage
  • Statistics
  • Benefits
  • Variables
  • Fiscal/Legal Responsibilities, and
  • Accommodations provided at the secondary/postsecondary level and in the world of work.
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Impact on Access

Design by Ron Jaxon

professional panelist
Professional Panelist

Catherine Clark, AuD

Cochlear Implant Coordinator

Audiologist

Rochester Institute of Technology

National Technical

Institute for the Deaf

ci demographics united states
CI Demographics - United States *

Approximately, 41,500 adults have cochlear implants

At least 25,500 children have received them

Implant distributors:

  • Cochlear Americas Australia
  • Advanced Bionics California
  • Med-El Corporation Austria

*National Institute of Deafness and Communication Disorders 2009

ntid rit ci statistics
NTID/RIT - CI Statistics*

* Prepared by Dr. Catherine Clark, NTID

*Prepared by Catherine Clark, NTID

reported benefits
Reported Benefits
  • Improved audibility for soft/moderate sounds
  • Improved distance hearing
  • Enhanced speechreading
  • Improved speech understanding without visual cues
  • Improved voice monitoring
  • Enjoyment of music
  • Reduction of tinnitus
professional panelist13
Professional Panelist

Eileen Peterson, MS, FAAA

Educational Audiologist

Maine Educational Center

for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

accommodations options auditory visual
Accommodations OptionsAuditory & Visual
  • Remote Microphone Hearing Assistance Technologies (ex. Personal FM System)
  • Good speaker communication techniques
  • Preferential seating
  • Modification of room set up
accommodations options visual academic
Accommodations OptionsVisual & Academic
  • Notetaking
  • Peer supports
  • Copy of teacher’s notes (printed materials)
  • Tutoring
  • Interpreters (Sign, Oral, Cued Speech)
accommodations options visual academic16
Accommodations OptionsVisual & Academic
  • Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART)
  • C-Print
  • Captioning for video presentations
  • Testing accommodations
  • Visual alerting systems
professional panelist17
Professional Panelist

John R. Macko, MS

Director

Center on Employment

Rochester Institute of Technology

National Technical

Institute for the Deaf

ntid services for employers
NTID Services for Employers
  • Consultation regarding accommodations
  • Orientation and training
  • On-campus recruiting interviews
  • Job postings
ntid services for employers20
NTID Services for Employers
  • Resume packages
  • Annual Job Fair
  • Site visits to selected co-op students
federal laws and regulations
Federal Laws and Regulations
  • ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act

  • FAPE

Free Appropriate Public Education for Individuals with Disabilities

  • 504

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

  • IDEA

Individuals with Disabilities Act

ci consumer panelist
CI Consumer Panelist

Erica Israel

Student – Senior

Psychology Major

Rochester Institute of Technology

ci consumer panelist24
CI Consumer Panelist

Mark Campbell, AuD, CCC-A

Clinical Audiologist

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

ci consumer panelist25
CI Consumer Panelist

Heidi Forest, MSW

State Coordinator for the Deaf

Connecticut Bureau of

Rehabilitation Services

summary
- Summary -

Increasing numbers of individuals with cochlear implants are entering secondary, postsecondary educational and job settings.

summary27
- Summary -

Accommodating communication access needs of individuals with cochlear implants is no different than accommodating the communication access needs of individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing who use hearing aids, assistive listening devices and/or signing.

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- Summary -

Many individuals with cochlear implants do utilize FM systems, sign language interpreters, text support, and notetakers to accommodate access to instruction, discussion, and conversation.  

archived webcast
Archived Webcast

This webcast will be archived on

www.pepnet.org

Go to the “RESOURCES” tab

Select “TRAINING MATERIALS”

Then “IMPACT ON ACCESS”

thank you
Thank You

Production team members of

Rochester Institute of Technology

National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Interpreting and CART Providers

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