The Speech Therapy Solution Presents...

What to Know When Working with a Child Who has Hearing Loss:

Birth to Age 5

Presented by: Nicole Hatchett, M.S. CCC/SLP, LSLS Cert. AVEd.

Available to members of The Speech Therapy Solution

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Live Event!

Monday, May 20th

  • 7:00pm - 8:00pm (New York)
  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm (Minneapolis)
  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm (L.A.)

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After this webinar, you will be able to...

  • Identify at least 10 factors that influence the development of speech and language for students with hearing loss  
  • Describe 2 at least reasons the speech banana is important to clinical practice 
  • Describe at least 2 considerations for positioning when working with a child with hearing loss
  • Identify the 4 levels of auditory skill development
  • List the Ling Six sounds and the three reasons the Ling six test is useful
  • List the three parts of the “Auditory Sandwich”
  • Describe at least three considerations for vocabulary targets for a child with hearing loss
  • Identify at least 4 strategies used to promote language development in children with hearing loss
  • Describeat least 2 considerations for choosing targets for speech skill development for a child with hearing loss


Nicole Hatchett, M.S. CCC/SLP, LSLS Cert. AVEd.

Nicole is Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist who lives and works in Columbia, Missouri. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Communication Science and Disorders from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2004 and her master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology with an Emphasis in Deafness from Fontbonne University in St. Louis, Missouri. Nicole worked for 4 years as a speech-language pathologist at the Moog School Deaf Education serving students with hearing loss. She has worked the last 10 years as a speech-language pathologist with Columbia, Public Schools in Early Childhood Special Education. Nicole has also provided home based services through Missouri First Steps for the last 12 years. Nicole holds a Listening and Spoken Language Specialist, Auditory Verbal Educator Certification and specializes in working with students with hearing loss. Nicole is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and the A.G. Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

Disclosure Statements: Nicole Hatchett is a presenter for The SLP Solution

  • Financial— Receives payment from The SLP Solution for presenting this information. Is a salaried employee of Columbia Public Schools and is a contracted employee of Missouri First Steps.  
  • Nonfinancial— Member of the AG Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Formerly an employee of the Moog Center for Deaf Education.  


  • 0-5 Minutes: Introduction
  • 5-10 Minutes: Getting Started 
  • 10-20 Minutes: Auditory Skill Development  
  • 30-40 Minutes: Vocabulary Skill Development 
  • 40-50 Minutes: Receptive and Expressive Language 
  • 50-55 Minutes: Speech Skills Development 
  • 55-60 Minutes: Summary and Q&A  
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ASHA Continuing Education Units (CEUs):

This program is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs Introductory level; professional area.

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  • After watching the webinar, you will need to pass a short quiz with at least 80% accuracy to obtain credit for your participation. We will send you the link to the quiz after the webinar is complete. Once completed, you will be able to download a certificate of completion immediately.


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Who is this webinar appropriate for?

  • The target audience for this webinar is licensed speech-language pathologists. There are no prerequisite skills or knowledge needed beyond the basic speech-language pathology training and licensing.

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