Communication for a Lifetime: Speech, Language, and Hearing in the Older Adult (English)
"Communication is vital to life.”
This brochure helps individuals understand the speech, language, and hearing disorders that can affect older adults.
The first half focuses on hearing loss. It gives useful facts about hearing loss, the possible causes, and ways to recognize that it might be happening. It tells individuals how an audiologist can help them and how to go about finding one.
The second half covers speech, language, and swallowing disorders. It explains the different types of disorders, the problems that can result, and what an SLP can do to help. It explains to individuals and their families what to expect from the SLP evaluation and recommendations.
Trim Size: 9 inches x 4 inches
Pages: 12 pages