Helpful Resources

Cochlear Implant Communication Lab Facebook Page  <-- Please LIKE us on Facebook!

Hands and Voices - Hands and Voices is a non-profit, parent-driven organization dedicated to supporting families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.

MD/DC Chapter of Hands and Voices - Facebook Page of Maryland/Washington, D.C. Chapter of Hands and Voices

VA Chapter of Hands and Voices - Website for Virginia Chapter of Hands and Voices

Various Resources for Parents:

Cochlear Implant Information - Information on Cochlear Implants provided by the American Speech- Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

CI Quick Facts - Facts about Cochlear Impants provided by the American Speech- Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

CI FAQs - Cochlear implant Frequently Asked Questions provided by the American Speech- Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

CI School Toolkit - Information, tips, and strategies to support a children with cochlear implants in mainstream classroom

Helpful Handouts - free brochures, posters, fact sheets, and more for parents, health care providers, and public health professionals.

NIH Suggested Links - Directory of Organizations provided by National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)

CI Surgery Information- Information on what happens before, during, and after implant surgery, provided by FDA

CI FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions provided by FDA

Cochlear Implant Manufacturers 

Advanced Bionicshttp://www.bionicear.com

Cochlear http://www.cochlear.com/wps/wcm/connect/intl/home

MED-ELhttp://www.medel.com/us/

 

 
Dr. James Mahshie | George Washington University | Department of Speech and Hearing Science
2115 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20052