(Re)habilitation and Counseling (C)
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Some patients with normal hearing experience difficulties while listening that may not be explained by their audiograms. Further, those same patients can exhibit the same levels of emotional distress and hearing handicap as those who have more elevated thresholds. Case studies will be provided to demonstrate instances where some patients with normal thresholds were successfully fit with amplification following appropriate and through audiologic testing.