Understanding Ling 6 Sound Check

This webinar will investigate why the brain is the true organ of hearing and  the ears only transmit sounds to the brain. Babies born with hearing loss are not starting from the same point as a child with typical hearing as they have missed out on 20 weeks of typical development of their auditory pathways in utero.

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Course Code:   CPE19LNG-W

Course Information

This webinar will investigate why the brain is the true organ of hearing and  the ears only transmit sounds to the brain. Babies born with hearing loss are not starting from the same point as a child with typical hearing as they have missed out on 20 weeks of typical development of their auditory pathways in utero.

The topics covered will include:

1. Why hearing loss is a neurodevelopmental emergency

2. Daniel Ling

3. What is the Ling 6 Sound Check

4. What are the Ling 6 sounds

5. How to administer the Ling sound check

6. Setting a baseline

7. Moving from detection to identification

8. Ling 6 Sounds

9. SSD and Ling 6 sounds

Once you have completed this webinar please email Carla for your Certificate of Completion: carla.silveira@ridbc.org.au

This course has been approved by AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language to offer LSLS™ 0.5 CEUs.

Presenter

  • Andrew Kendrick
    Andrew Kendrick has worked extensively in the field of Auditory-Verbal Therapy over the past 27 years. Andrew’s work as therapist, consultant, lecturer, and publisher has given him the opportunity to live and work in Australia, Singapore and China. During this time Andrew has gained significant experience in working with children, parents, teachers, therapists, audiologists and other related professionals across cultures. In Singapore he was director of a Cochlear Implant Program providing pre and post cochlear implant support. As Program Development Manager for The Shepherd Centre, a large non-government auditory-verbal intervention centre in Australia, during this time the organisation established an internal training and mentoring program and external professional development courses as well as delivering improved accountability across the organisation for children’s outcomes. Across Asia Pacific he has supported the development and delivery of training programs for professionals, as well as establishing the Beijing Training and Education Centre, introducing AVT and improved paediatric audiology to China. In his role as Global Rehabilitation Manager for Cochlear Ltd, Andrew developed and drove the rehabilitation strategy for the company to ensure candidates, recipients and professionals are well supported across the globe. Andrew currently is the Coordinator for Early Learning Program, Hearing Impairment, Western Sydney, RIDBC where he has a case load and supports the teachers and therapists. Andrew has presented and lectured extensively at national and international conferences across the globe. Andrew is a certified LSLS Cert. AVT and served four years on the Board of Directors of the A G Bell Academy.

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These are convenient and accessible and can be accessed at anytime. These sessions are presented by International and National experts including RIDBC staff. All the courses are accredited by the BOSTES and many are also accredited by Audiology Australia and AG Bell.

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