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Tampa Chapter: Emergency Preparedness Efforts for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Emergency Preparedness Efforts for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Guest Speaker: Chris Littlewood, President of ALDA Suncoast Chapter Chris Littlewood is a self-advocate for ALL people with disabilities and access and functional needs both professionally and in his personal time. Chris is employed as an Instructional Technology Coordinator with the Center for Public Safety Innovation… Read more »

Who Are You – as a Hearing Loss Person?

Life presents challenges for those dealing with hearing loss. Think of a typical day and how frequently you communicate with others. I speak with my doctor, car repair person, grocery store clerk, and my pharmacist. There are conversations with my husband and friends as well as my family. I schedule appointments, make reservations, and get… Read more »

HLAA Gulf Coast Chapter – How Hearing Loss is Affected by Rational Emotive Behavior April 5, 2017

HLAA Gulf Coast Chapter in Clearwater, Florida How Hearing Loss is Affected by Rational Emotive Behavior APRIL 5, 2017 Meeting This session will explore the work of Dr. Albert Ellis on: How our thinking about events can lead to emotional and behavioral upset. How to examine and challenge unhelpful thinking which creates unhealthy emotions. How… Read more »