According to Census Bureau information, the majority of Americans with hearing loss are of working age. Historically, minimal resources have been allocated for the habilitation/ rehabilitation of hearing loss which may affect the employment status of a significant number of individuals. Collaboration between the audiologist and other rehabilitation professionals is discussed and a functional occupational communication assessment is described. A description of assistive technology with practical applications is provided.
Mascia, N., & Mascia, J. (2020). Audiology on the Job: The Vocational Rehabilitation and Audiology Partnership. JADARA, 41(2). Retrieved from https://repository.wcsu.edu/jadara/vol41/iss2/5