BabyTalk Profile on CNN en Español (captioned)

BabyTalk Profile on CNN en Español (captioned)

Interview with Kathy Sussman of Weingarten Children’s Center about the joint teletherapy BabyTalk program with Stanford University.

BabyTalk provides speech and language therapy services via a telemedicine model using iPads and FaceTime to deaf and hard of hearing children. The program includes parent education, early childhood educational interventions and aural rehabilitation to cochlear implanted children and their families.

The segment was captured live on CNN en Español on Monday February 24, 2015. Presented during “Realidades en Contexto”, hosted by Mercedes Soler. Captioning and translation provided by Weingarten Children’s Center staff and volunteers.

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Reaching deaf babies with implants, iPads and therapy (CNN Money)

Reaching deaf babies with implants, iPads and therapy (CNN Money)

WCC in the NEWS!: An Amazing Story! In partnership with Stanford’s Department of Otolaryngology, the shared BabyTalk Program makes a difference in the lives of hearing impaired and deaf children every day.  Weingarten Children’s Center continues their wonderful commitment to provide much needed speech and language services for those who do not have immediate access through advancements in technology. No matter what the distance, giving the gift of spoken language.

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