Educational Audiology Services

Description:

Audiology services are provided to all Hiawatha Valley Education District member schools. Services are provided to learners from 0 to 21 years of age with hearing levels from the normal range to profound hearing loss.

Services by Licensed Audiologist:

Assessment of hearing levels and needs

Monitoring of middle ear status and amplification equipment

Consultation with teachers, parents, administrators and others regarding the needs of learners with hearing loss.

Selection, orientation, and support for hearing aids and classroom amplification equipment.

Training and support of school personnel and parents in the use and maintenance of amplification and testing equipment.

Participation or input to teams developing IEP's for learners with, or affected by, hearing loss.

Provision of trial equipment for assessment, or loaner equipment when breakdowns occur.

Support to hearing screening programs to ensure appropriate referrals are made.

Contacts: Danielle Petersen
                           1410 Bundy Blvd., Winona, MN 55987
                  Email: dpetersen@hved.org

                  Cell: (507) 703-0392
Permission to Assess Form