October 19 • 7pm
Virtual Hearing Public Meeting
Take the next step to address your hearing loss from the comfort of home.
This meeting will be hosted by Hearing Loss Association of America Pittsburgh Chapter
What is Aural Rehab? I looked it up and on the HLAA website, Aural rehabilitation, often referred to as aural rehab or A.R., encompasses a wide set of practices aimed at optimizing a person’s ability to participate in activities that have been limited as a result of hearing loss.
To help us learn and understand what A.R. is, our guest speaker, Dr. Susan Snyder, will provide some insight into this.
Dr. Susan Snyder, Au.D CCC-A, is a Clinical Assistant Professor, Program Director, Clinical Audiology Education, Department of Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) at Duquesne University. She has been has been a clinical audiologist for 33 years and has worked in various settings such as; Ear, Nose and Throat clinics, children's rehab facilities, preschool, and elementary schools. Dr. Snyder has previously served as Vice President of VP for Professional Practices-Audiology/Education of Individuals Who Are Deaf/Hard of Hearing for Pennsylvania Speech and Hearing Association for two terms.
She has been a clinical instructor of Audiology for the University of Pittsburgh, University of Arizona and now clinical assistant professor at Duquesne University. Dr. Snyder has prior experience with hearing aids and cochlear implants and rehabilitative audiology. Currently, she provides evaluations and therapy for children and adults with central auditory processing disorders and auditory training/aural rehabilitation for hard of hearing adults.
Dr. Snyder’s expertise/interest include:
- Central auditory processing disorder evaluation in adults and children
- Central auditory processing disorder treatment in adults and children
- Dichotic Listening Training
- Auditory Training for Adults
- Audiological Assessment
- OSHA screenings
This month’s meeting should prove to be interesting and informative. We hope to see you all at the meeting.
The Hearing Loss Association of America, Pittsburgh Chapter, will be hosting a meeting on THURSDAY October 19, 2023. The meeting is open to the public and will be held on Zoom. The meeting begins at 7:00 pm and will end by 9:00. (Please remember all meetings will be on Zoom until further notice). Our email is [email protected]
Please join us for this meeting … The Zoom address to join the meeting is:
Meeting ID: 828 2375 9371
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kxT3yz7OX
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