There are so many things in life that people who can hear never think of when it comes to people who are Deaf or hard of hearing (DHH.) They are simple things like not hearing the doorbell, or the sound of one’s baby crying, or wind whooshing through leaves on a tree. Things like the […]
Years ago it was called social phobia, a mental disorder. People with social anxiety disorder frequently feel nervous, afraid, or embarrassed when around other people in social situations. They constantly worry that other people are judging or criticizing them for how they look, what they say, how they say it or how they act. They […]
ARIZONA INVITED LAW ENFORCEMENT ONLY! DISCOUNTED CLASS RATES & NEARBY HOTEL ROOMS AT DRURY IF TAKING THE CLASS AT AZ-POST.
The verdict is history. Yet any ramifications will linger on for years when compliance may slip. Please take a moment to think about the following question as your answer will assist your performance on the job. Is your agency/department well trained about issues concerning people who are Deaf or hard of hearing (DHH)? In all […]
Pretend for a moment that you are deaf. You are a good imitator and can imitate just about anything visible. However, your parents and your teachers sometimes expect you to imitate the invisible–SPEECH. People who are Deaf do not hear any surrounding conversation. Those who are hard of hearing may catch a few words here […]
Allow me to thank those who attended our Deaf Sensitivity training class for court personnel entitled I Never Gave THAT a Thought!. The positive feedback was appreciated. Some people mentioned that even though many were working from home, and many still are, scheduling time for the intense class can be trying, given the current COVID-19 […]
“Ludwig Beethoven— …began losing his hearing when he was 26 years old. It was a gradual descent into deafness. Beethoven’s ability to imagine in his mind’s ear what his compositions would sound like and the vibrations of his instruments enabled him to compose masterpieces even after deafness had gripped him. His determination to continue in […]
William “Wilz” Prentice and Fred Greenspan presented several sessions to court staff. We were amazed when at a session available to all judges in Arizona, demonstrated about how much those in attendance learned! A great many had no idea of basic points that affect Deaf and hard of hearing that are applicable to that community. […]
d/Deaf Sensitivity Training is back in Las Vegas, NV AGAIN via LIVE/INTERACTIVE WEBINAR due to COVID19. Reserve today.
This class is a “must take” to understand the specific needs of those who are (DHH) d/Deaf and hard of hearing. About 10 percent or more of the population has some level of hearing loss. You will know how to better work and live together with members of a thriving and ever-growing Deaf community. POST […]
I Never Gave THAT A Thought!, 4-Hr. training in Deaf Sensitivity+a 1-Hr. module on TBI/ABI was given on Long Island, NY, a NY City suburb.
The unique, premiere Deaf Sensitivity Training Class I Never Gave THAT A Thought! was given in Suffolk County, Long Island, NY in 2019. It was a 4-hour, highly intensive class being brought back to the east coast. The Deaf sensitivity class on Long Island was followed a 1-hour module on TBI/ABI (Traumatic Brain Injury/Acquired Brain Injury) entitled Oops–Did […]
The unique, premiere Deaf Sensitivity Training Class I Never Gave THAT A Thought! is presented world-wide, “LIVE, via the Internet, ONLINE & INTERACTIVE”! It is a 4-Hr., highly intensive class now being scheduled quarterly or more with other on-demand dates per the requests of clients and people inquiring. A class is scheduled for MONDAY, May 13, 2019 at […]