January / February 2015

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January / February 2015

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In This Issue . . .

How it All Began! The Origins of the Living Well With Hearing Loss Program
By Sam Trychin
Getting people talking about their hearing loss and finding solutions to communications was the beginning of what we know today about research and aural rehabilitation programs. Read the whole article.

A Love Story ― Audiologist Meets Psychologist
By Janet Trychin
Janet Trychin shares how her husband breathed new life and meaning into her career.

Seen & Heard: Betty Proctor

Should I Get a Hearing Aid?
By Mark Ross
If you have to ask this question, then the answer is probably yes.

Walking with You: My Journey as the Walk4Hearing Ambassador
By Katherine A. Pawlowski
A motivated eight-year-old girl shares her experiences.

Beyond the Hearing Aid and the Cochlear Implant
By Don Senger
You just got a hearing aid and you say, “I can hear but I can’t understand?”

Resources Worth Their Weight in Gold
By Larry Medwetsky
Gallaudet University’s Peer Mentoring Program trains HLAA members to be peer mentors to others with hearing loss.

Something Extraordinary Has Happened! … and It’s all About the People
By Julie Olson
As we enter into our year-long 35th commemoration of HLAA’s founding, Julie Olson looks at the highlights and what they mean to people with hearing loss. Read the whole article.

HLAA Convention 2015 in St. Louis
By Nancy Macklin
Here’s an opportunity you won’t want to miss. Register by January 31 for early-bird discounts.

Welcome Back to the Movies
By Lise Hamlin
HLAA’s work on movie theater access for people with hearing loss.

Continuing to Build Awareness with New Audiences
By Anna Gilmore Hall
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