A doctor who has specialized in dealing with diseases or problems of the ear, nose and throat.
A professional who is trained in the diagnosis and rehabilitation of hearing and speech problems.
In case of children with hearing impairment this professional can:
A teacher who has specialized in educational methods for children with hearing impairment.
These teachers use special methods to develop language and conduct educational programs for children with hearing impairment. They can assess the child’language abilities and guide you about the type of school placement best suited for your child.
Psychologist, Vocational Counsellor, Neurologist
All these professionals work as a team for the child with special needs. Your child may need the services of more than one professional at any given time.
Last updated on : 10/06/2010