Deafblind

Articles

Each month we will post new articles. We hope you find them useful!

The association amongst visual, hearing, and dual sensory loss with depression and anxiety over 6 years: The Tromso Study.

Associations between sensory loss and social networks, participation, support, and loneliness: Analysis of the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging.

The Audibility of Low Vision Devices with Speech Output Used by Older Adults with Dual Sensory Impairment. 

June Articles

Assessment of Dementia in Individuals with Dual Sensory Loss: Application of a Tactile Test Battery.

 Dual Sensory Loss and Its Mental Health Impacts: Where to Now?

 

Useful links:

Follow the Child: Approaches to Assessing the Functional Vision and Hearing of Young Children and Congenital Deaf-Blindness - David Brown

The sensory integration perspective and what it offers us in the field of deafblindness - David Brown

The Forgotten Sense - Proprioception - David Brown

A curriculum for children with multi-sensory-impairment from MSI Unit Victoria School Birmingham

https://www.sense.org.uk/content/msi-curriculum

National Center on DeafblindnessA� ( USA)

https://nationaldb.org/

Intervener Learning Modules: Open Hands Open Access

https://nationaldb.org/ohoa

IEP Quality Indicators for students with Deafblindess

http://www.tsbvi.edu/attachments/other/IEP_Indicators.pdf

Center on Child Development Harvard University

https://developingchild.harvard.edu/science/key-concepts/serve-and-return/

https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/inbrief-the-science-of-resilience/

https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/inbrief-the-science-of-neglect-video/

Sexuality Education Resources for Students with Deafblindness

http://documents.nationaldb.org/products/sex-ed.pdf

Assessment of Deafblind Access to Manual Language Systems

http://www.dblink.org/pdf/adamls.pdf

Perkins School for the Blind

http://www.perkinselearning.org/topics/deafblindness

Active Learning

http://www.activelearningspace.org/

Orientation and Mobility

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?id=1804265&backurl=/shelf/my

 

Videos

Susan Starnes Talks: Working with Families and Children with UshersA�Syndrome

SenseofTaste (1)