Vision 2020: The Hearing Care Specialist of the Future

By Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute is progressing with its Vision 2020 project. We have developed three work streams for the project: The Hearing Care Specialist of...

Using Ida Tools During Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation

By Timothy Cooke

Professor Danielle “Yell” Inverso has incorporated the Ida Institute tools into her Cochlear Implant rehabilitation course at Salus University in...

Changing Practice in Australia with the Ida Change Guide

By Timothy Cooke

Last year, we spoke with Bettina Turnbull to learn how she used the Ida Change Guide to introduce the Motivation Tools at Connect Hearing clinics...

Why People Take Action on Their Hearing

By Timothy Cooke

In collaboration with Professor Louise Hickson, Dr. Carly Meyer led a team of researchers to identify why some people with hearing loss choose to...

Connecting Hearing Loss with Healthy Aging Agenda

By Timothy Cooke

Frank Lin’s ongoing research at John Hopkins University has shed light on how hearing loss, cognitive functioning, and aging relate to each other.

Li...

Overnight Camp Provides Support for Teenagers with Hearing Loss

By Timothy Cooke

Ida Fellows Carrie Spangler and Gail Whitelaw have developed an overnight camp for teenagers with hearing loss. The camp provides high school students...

Ida Workshops at SLP and Audiology Conference in Bauru, Brazil

By Timothy Cooke

The Ida Institute is very excited to participate in the upcoming Speech Language Pahology and Audiology Conference on August 20-23 2014, in the city...

Study Highlights Value of Online Rehabilitation Programs

By Timothy Cooke

New research finds that online audiologic rehabilitation programs can provide substantial long-term benefits to people living with hearing loss. The...

Vision 2020: Creating the Future of Hearing Healthcare

By Timothy Cooke

At the end of 2013, we set out to collaboratively create a global vision of hearing healthcare in 2020.

To gain global perspectives and insights, we...

Ida Presentations at 2014 AAA Conference In Orlando

By Timothy Cooke

We are excited to be participating in this year’s American Academy of Audiology Conference in Orlando, Florida.

At our exhibit, we will be showcasing...

Laplante-Levesque Wins Award For Motivation Research

By Timothy Cooke

The American Auditory Society has awarded Ariane Laplante-Levesque, Louise Hickson, and Linda Worrall with the 2013 Ear and Hearing Editor's Award for...

ASHA Leader Mentions GROUP Tool As A Useful Resource

By Timothy Cooke

In their recent article in the ASHA Leader, Jennifer Henderson-Sabes and Becky Bingea highlight the Ida Institute’s GROUP Tool as an excellent...

New Study Highlights Value of My World Pediatric Tool

By Timothy Cooke

A new study conducted by Jessica Round at the University of Western Australia found that hearing care professionals believe that the My World tool can...

Enhancing Group AR Programs with Ida Tools

By Timothy Cooke

Vicki M. Anderson added the Communication Rings and other Ida tools to her clinic's group aural rehab program. The tools help participants identify...

Reducing Anxiety of Hearing Clinic Appointments

By Timothy Cooke

UK Audiologist Ben Mann has created a book to reduce the anxiety of children with social communication disorders when they visit a hearing clinic.

Be...

Building Capacity of Hearing Care Services in North Korea

By Timothy Cooke

Over 600 million people in the world suffer from hearing loss. Approximately 80% of those with hearing loss live in low or middle income countries...

Debut of Motivation Tools in South Korea

By Timothy Cooke

Ida Fellow Jiwon Chang presented the Ida Motivation Tools at the 19th Combined Congress of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in Busan, South...

Nottingham Hearing Unit Wins Prize at BAA Conference for Poster on Motivation Tools Research

By Timothy Cooke

The Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit won first prize in the clinical science poster category at the British Academy of Audiology Conference...

SIARC Group AR Workshops Offer Students a Fantastic Learning Experience

By Timothy Cooke

Group audiologic rehabilitation can be a fantastic way to enable hearing impaired persons to self-manage their hearing loss. On top of that, group...

Designing the Future of Hearing Healthcare

By Timothy Cooke

By 2020, patient-hearing care professional relationships and health care delivery may look significantly different than it does today. The future may...