Chapter 8, Slide C - Hearing Impairment

D. Treatment for hearing impairment

1. Hearing aids

2. Lip reading

E. Lip reading test.[Required activity]

lip readint test instructions

lip reading test video

After taking test, write 50 words on how you would do if you had to rely on lip reading. Take a blank sheet of paper, number 1-24. There are a total of 24 phrases/sentences. Take test without sound, turn sound up to score. One point for each correct word (100 total). 80+=excellent, 70-80=very good, 60-70=fair, less than 60=take good care of your hearing. Lip Reading Test

F. Interview of young hearing impaired adult. Video interview

introduction to the video

hearing impared speech video