Where Are the Voices of Adolescents? An Examination of Adolescent Cochlear Implant Users' Socio-Emotional Development The advancement of cochlear implant technology has led researchers to focus on its functionality, rather than the socio-emotional effects cochlear implants may have on young recipients. This paper will examine recent research on social-emotional development of cochlear implant recipients while discussing the importance of exploring the social emotional responses of ... Article
Article  |   December 01, 2009
Where Are the Voices of Adolescents? An Examination of Adolescent Cochlear Implant Users' Socio-Emotional Development
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  • Christy M. Neria
    Chapman University, Orange, CA
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Hearing Aids, Cochlear Implants & Assistive Technology / School-Based Settings / Speech, Voice & Prosody / Articles
Article   |   December 01, 2009
Where Are the Voices of Adolescents? An Examination of Adolescent Cochlear Implant Users' Socio-Emotional Development
SIG 16 Perspectives on School-Based Issues, December 2009, Vol. 10, 123-126. doi:10.1044/sbi10.4.123
SIG 16 Perspectives on School-Based Issues, December 2009, Vol. 10, 123-126. doi:10.1044/sbi10.4.123
Abstract

The advancement of cochlear implant technology has led researchers to focus on its functionality, rather than the socio-emotional effects cochlear implants may have on young recipients. This paper will examine recent research on social-emotional development of cochlear implant recipients while discussing the importance of exploring the social emotional responses of adolescents with cochlear implants.

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