Foundational Auditory Training for Children Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing: Using the CID SPICE Curriculum

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:15 a.m.
Course hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Course Description
This intermediate level course was developed to teach Speech-Language Pathologists and teachers of the deaf techniques for capitalizing on auditory information in children with hearing devices through use of the CID SPICE 2nd Edition auditory training curriculum. Topics included: auditory development and methods to improve speech perception from detection through comprehension of connected speech.

Recommended Prerequisite
FREE 30-minute CID online course Pediatric Audiology: The Basics

Learning Outcomes
Participants will be able to:

• contrast auditory learning with auditory training

• describe the benefits of auditory training

• perform informal assessment of speech perception skills of students who use a hearing aid or cochlear implant

• develop appropriate goals and objectives for maximizing auditory speech perception skills in children who use cochlear implants and/or hearing aids

• develop appropriate activities for achieving auditory training goals and objectives

• identify different methods of data collection

• analyze children’s errors and utilize strategies based on the analysis to develop children’s auditory skills

$150 includes one-day workshop, handouts, lunch, morning and afternoon beverage and light snack. Completed registration form and payment are required. We accept purchase orders, check, VISA, MC, Discover or American Express.

Instructional Personnel Disclosure
Meghan Cohen, MS, CED, LSLS Cert. AVEd
Financial: Ms. Cohen is a Teacher of the Deaf on the staff at CID.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationship exists.

Katy Hamacher, MS, CED
Financial: Ms. Hamacher is a Teacher of the Deaf on the staff at CID.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationship exists.

Kathy Holtman, AuD, CCC-A
Financial: Dr. Holtman is the Coordinator of Pediatric Audiology at CID.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationship exists.

A CID SPICE (Speech Perception Instructional Curriculum and Evaluation), 2nd Edition, may be added for $375 (a $50 discount).

CID-Central Institute for the Deaf has developed and published an auditory training curriculum trademarked as SPICE. This presentation will focus on the SPICE 2nd Edition auditory training curriculum and will include limited or no information on related products.

Continuing Education Credits

CID is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

This course is offered for 0.65 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).

This course is offered for 6.5 LSLS CEUs.