Vocal Hygiene

Voice Care is for Everybody! Voice is a part of their profession for many. It is an integral part of their personality for most. It is what makes us able to communicate and share emotions, thoughts, needs and information. In summary, voice is an important aspect of 'you' and thus, it has to be taken … Continue reading Vocal Hygiene

Newborn Hearing Screening

A huge part of children's development happens while watching and listening. This automatically makes hearing a vital part of healthy development. When there is a partial or complete loss of hearing ability, it is called hearing impairment/ hearing loss. Hearing impairment has detrimental effects on overall development and social functioning. In children, an unaddressed hearing … Continue reading Newborn Hearing Screening

Popular movies & shows that could’ve used an ASLP!

Entertainment media is one of the easiest and most effective ways to reach people. The industry has never missed an opportunity to portray and highlight anything and everything pertaining to life. Hence, it is also an effective way of 'educating' people. Mentioning education reminds me of how our professors used to make media references for … Continue reading Popular movies & shows that could’ve used an ASLP!

Hearing Care during Diwali

Diwali, 'the festival of lights', is one of the biggest festivals India celebrates. The air is filled with aroma of the special sweets, flowers and cheers of families that come together! While all streets and buildings light up, it is also time for deafening sounds. Firecrackers are one major contributor to noise pollution that significantly … Continue reading Hearing Care during Diwali

Understanding Rehabilitation and popular misconceptions

Rehabilitation is a science that designs series of interventions to prepare individuals for independent functioning. It enables them to actively and effectively participate in social activities like education, recreation and accomplishing significant life roles! All services rendered by the rehabilitation workforce aims to overcome difficulties with several processes including eating, thinking, communication and movement. Highly … Continue reading Understanding Rehabilitation and popular misconceptions