QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Consider these cochlear implant stories from real people. Though controversial, everyone must develop their own understanding of the impacts of a CI.
Language deprivation affects Deaf children when they do not have access to language during the critical early years of life. What options are there?
Language acquisition for Deaf or Hearing children is critical to brain and social development. Whether learning English or ASL, language is important.
Find resources for hiring employees with disabilities to know the law as well as benefits. Be ready when an interviewee or employee needs an accommodation.
A professional interpreter shares about their sign language interpreting ethical dilemma in a K-12 setting. Consider similar ethical situations.
A few from the MT&A team shared sign language interpreter pregnancy and childcare stories to help us better understand the support we can provide our team.
As a Deaf and hearing couple, adaptations must be made to communication and technology in daily interactions. Candace Woodside offers some personal advice.
Hearing parents have the responsibility of choosing communication for their Deaf child. It can be intimidating, but most important is language access.
Medical manager decisions regarding hiring sign language interpreters impact the Deaf or hard of hearing patient’s experience. Consider the risks!
There are many cochlear implant considerations you should be aware of when deciding if a CI is right for you or your child.