Professional Education Program - Rehab Expert Skills
This course will be run over three days in a live online format with virtual classroom presentations and facilitated small group practical activities.
The focus of the course is on working with families of children both pre and post implantation and will also introduce aspects of rehabilitation for teenagers and adults (a Rehab Expert Skills course specifically relating to work with teenagers and adults is also available as is a Rehab Expert Skills course for work with school-age children). Practical coaching and guiding techniques will be highlighted. Important aspects of Cochlear‘s implant technology involved to maximize outcomes through (re)habilitation and education will be included. Theoretical and practical training on aural rehabilitation, psychosocial therapy and guided self-rehabilitation including the use of apps along with teletherapy and its different modalities will be discussed in detail.
Participants will be able to:
Who should attend
Professionals with a rehabilitation role including Speech & Language Therapists, Teachers of the Deaf, audiologists and psychologists who are working in hospitals, rehabilitation centres and schools with children and adults who have hearing implants.
Submit complex cases 14 days before the course begins. A slide template may be provided on request.
Max number of participants
Registration through a Cochlear representative