Ida Institute

We are an independent, nonprofit organization working to build a community that embraces person-centered care. Together with clinicians, academics, and people with hearing loss around the world, we help people develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence they need to better manage hearing loss.

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A farewell to Ida's founder after 15 years shaping hearing care

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Louise Hickson receives Queen’s Birthday Honours

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What is motivational interviewing? The 4 principles you need to know

Helping people hear is about knowing how to listen. The Ida Institute is a nonprofit founded in 2007 with a grant from the William Demant Foundation with the goal of bringing person-centered care to hearing healthcare.


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