Ida News

Launch of VA Research Project on Ida Motivation Tools

Launch of VA Research Project on Ida Motivation Tools

Mon Sep 09, 2013 08:00 AMBy Timothy Cooke
The U.S. Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Portland, Oregon, is conducting a two-year research project to explore whether using the Ida Line tool and motivational interviewing techniques can lead to...
Rachel Pizarek Uses GROUP Tool to Run Two Group AR Sessions in New York City

Rachel Pizarek Uses GROUP Tool to Run Two Group AR Sessions in New York City

Wed Aug 07, 2013 01:14 PMBy Timothy Cooke
Rachel Pizarek, AuD, a clinical audiologist at the Weill Cornell Medical College Hearing and Speech Center, recently used the Ida GROUP tool to organize two group aural rehabilitation sessions in New...
Introducing My World at the 2013 Frontiers in Hearing Symposium

Introducing My World at the 2013 Frontiers in Hearing Symposium

Fri Aug 02, 2013 12:21 PMBy Timothy Cooke
On July 14, Ida senior audiologist Melanie Gregory partnered with pediatric hearing care specialists Christine Yoshinaga-Itano and Eileen Rall to conduct a post-session workshop on the My World...
Pilot Intervention Aims to Improve Outcomes by Changing Daily Routines

Pilot Intervention Aims to Improve Outcomes by Changing Daily Routines

Tue Jul 30, 2013 01:58 PMBy Timothy Cooke
As part of her PhD studies at the University of Surrey, Ida Fellow Fiona Barker plans to design and pilot an intervention that looks to improve clinical outcomes for adults with acquired hearing loss....
Using the Motivation Tools with Vestibular Patients

Using the Motivation Tools with Vestibular Patients

Mon Jul 01, 2013 09:45 AMBy Timothy Cooke
We strongly encourage hearing care professionals to explore how the Ida tools and methods can be applied in new, innovative ways in the clinical setting. Ida Fellow Fiona Barker has done just that. As...
Ida in China: Ida Fellow Xu Fei Presents Tools at Conference in Zhejiang Province

Ida in China: Ida Fellow Xu Fei Presents Tools at Conference in Zhejiang Province

Wed Jun 26, 2013 09:30 AMBy Timothy Cooke
As one Chinese proverb states: "Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still." Ida fellows are certainly not standing still. Each week, members of the Ida community are raising...
Changing Practice in Australia: Spotlight on Bettina Turnbull

Changing Practice in Australia: Spotlight on Bettina Turnbull

Mon Jun 24, 2013 08:11 AMBy Timothy Cooke
Ida Fellow Bettina Turnbull applied change management principles found in the Ida Change Guide to integrate the Ida Motivation Tools into daily practice at Connect Hearing clinics across Australia. ...
GROUP Tool Featured at Gothenburg University

GROUP Tool Featured at Gothenburg University

Tue Jun 04, 2013 09:15 AMBy Timothy Cooke
Ida Fellow Maria Hoff recently used the Ida Institute’s GROUP tool to introduce the concept of group AR to students in her rehabilitation and counseling course at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden....
New Ida Tool: Time and Talk

New Ida Tool: Time and Talk

Tue May 21, 2013 02:06 PMBy Timothy Cooke
The Ida Institute would like to announce the release of its newest online tool for hearing care professionals: Time and Talk. Developed in collaboration with Ida Fellows Lesley Jones, Amr El Rafaie,...
Tampa VA Hospital Integrates Motivation Tools into Patient Form

Tampa VA Hospital Integrates Motivation Tools into Patient Form

Tue May 14, 2013 08:34 AMBy Timothy Cooke
The Audiology Section at the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital in Tampa, Florida, has integrated the Ida Motivation Tools into their case history form. This represents an innovative way of integrating...