(Re)habilitation and Counseling (C)
Instructional Level: Fundamental
Most audiologists love the idea of providing follow-up support services after the hearing aid fitting and the idea of integrating listening therapy/auditory brain training into their practices but they don't know how to do so in a way that is cost-effective and efficient. clEAR provides the perfect solution. This presentation will review the research that supports the effectiveness of clEAR for enhancing patients' speech discrimination and listening confidence and then review ways to integrate auditory brain training into clinical practice.