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Jan 15 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Communication Strategies for Surviving the Workplace or Job Market

Finding a job and keeping a job is tough for anyone in today’s dog-eat-dog workplace. But, it can be especially brutal for the worker or the job seeker with hearing loss. There are things you should know and things you can do that will maximize your chances of succeeding. This webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Issues facing persons with hearing loss
  • What the law says about accommodations
  • Tools to help you overcome obstacles
  • Tips to make your life a little easier
    • Communication 101
    • Applying for a Job
    • Interview Strategies
    • On the Job
    • Hearing Aids
    • Disability Law
    • Resources

Make it a point to join us and learn strategies that will help you not only survive, but thrive, in the workplace … even when you have hearing loss!

Dec 18 2013 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: The Gift of Hearing: Technology and Tips to Reduce Holiday Hearing Headaches

Hearing in groups is always difficult. Hearing during holiday gatherings can be additionally difficult for several reasons. This webinar will review the challenges as well as several technological and logistical solutions to ease the stress of listening and enjoying holiday gatherings.

Nov 20 2013 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Communication/Coping Strategies for Accommodating Hearing Loss

Managing communication situations requires:

  • identifying difficult and easy situations;
  • knowing the causes of communication difficulties;
  • knowing helpful and unhelpful reactions to communication breakdowns;
  • knowing what to do to prevent/reduce communication problems; and
  • knowing what to do to manage negative emotional reactions when communication difficulties arise.

Just in time for the holidays, join Sam and learn better communication and coping skills.

Oct 16 2013 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: HLAA - At the Tipping Point

After 34 years of increasingly successful achievements on behalf of people with hearing loss, HLAA is poised to be at the "tipping point" in creating a general awareness of the magnitude of hearing loss in today's society and is poised to make dramatic strides in increasing public awareness about the ability of people to live successfully with hearing loss. This session will discuss how working together across all parts of HLAA we can dramatically increase our momentum and effectiveness.

Feb 16 2012 - 7:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Hearing Assistive Technology in the Workplace

Jan 10 2012 - 7:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Limitations of Ear-Level Technology

Dec 8 2011 - 7:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Basic Acoustics and Electronics

Nov 10 2011 - 7:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Holiday Hearing Strategies

Oct 27 2011 - 7:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: Reading Faces: An Introduction to Speechreading

Jul 21 2011 - 7:00pm

Guest Speaker
Topic: The Baha® System: An Introduction

Hearing Loss Association of America does not endorse products or services. This infomercial webinar is brought to you by Cochlear Americas. HLAA infomercial webinars are designed to provide consumers with up-to-date information on products and services.