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Literature Review: PEDIATRIC/ADOLESCENT CARE: Hearing Impairment
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There are over 45, children in the UK who are deaf and many more who experience some form of hearing loss, whether permanent or temporary. It is also estimated that 1 in children are born either severely or profoundly deaf. With this number of children already being affected by hearing loss, it is important to look at how this hearing loss can affect their development and, in particular, their language development. It is well acknowledged that a large proportion of those who are deaf both children and adults , use British Sign Language BSL. There can be many signs that become present when your child is experiencing hearing loss. Even from an infant, these signs can still appear.
Language and Literacy Development in Children Who Are Deaf or Hearing Impaired
How a child developments is fundamentally important at a young age as it affects all aspect of their lives once the child matures. Throughout the class, we looked at many theorists during the course of the semester as well as looked at many articles pertaining to the concepts of the development of children. The theorists and articles opened up our minds to a world that we have never seen before and concepts about child development we have never been taught but have seen. Sequence and development chart 0 to 19 yrs.
It is well acknowledged that hearing is critical to language and speed development. Children with listening problems due to a hearing loss continue to be at risk for developmental delays. The child has a problem with hearing, So, the brain related to communication not develop correctly.