Archive for the Communicative Disorders Category

5 Common Causes of Hearing Loss

5 Common Causes of Hearing Loss

5 Common Causes of Hearing Loss Did you know that approximately 1 in 5 Americans suffers from hearing loss? Are you one of those individuals? Although you may not realize it yet, factors from our everyday lives can cause long-term hearing loss. From home to work to […]

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Have You Helped HEAR Nashville Yet?

Have You Helped HEAR Nashville Yet?

Have You Helped HEAR Nashville Yet? As part of our organization’s mission, the Sertoma Club of Nashville assists those with communicative or hearing disorders. To continue our dedication to the cause, we support HEAR Nashville – a local Nashville, TN organization that provides hearing aids to qualified […]

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Common Types of Communicative Disorders

Common Types of Communicative Disorders

Common Types of Communicative Disorders The term, communicative disorders, can be a bit vague and confusing to families. With the many disorders, medical terms, and symptoms associated with this classification of disorders. The Sertoma Club of Nashville seeks to assist individuals, children and their families with the […]

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4 Facts You Should Know About Auditory Processing Disorder

4 Facts You Should Know About Auditory Processing Disorder

4 Facts You Should Know About Auditory Processing Disorder When a child’s ears and brain do not fully coordinate well together, it causes a condition known as Auditory Processing Disorder (APD), also commonly referred to as Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD). Children with this condition have difficulty […]

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What is an Audiologist?

What is an Audiologist?

What is an Audiologist? The Sertoma Club of Nashville assists individuals and organizations benefiting those with communicative disorders. This includes helping audiologists and future audiologists. Audiologists assist children and adults diagnosed with speech, hearing and language disorders. Children with these disorders often struggle through school and even […]

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Doctor of Audiology Scholarship – Deadline Approaching!

Doctor of Audiology Scholarship – Deadline Approaching! If you are beginning your third year in the Doctor of Audiology curriculum, this scholarship applies to you! The deadline is June 1st, so act soon. You must be a full time student at an accredited university in Tennessee and […]

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Communicative Disorder Early Warning Signs

Communicative Disorder Early Warning Signs

Communicative Disorder Early Warning Signs The Sertoma Club of Nashville is dedicated to raising awareness and supporting causes for communicative disorders. From hearing loss to the inability to speak, a vast number of individuals have a communicative disorder of some fashion. Are you aware of the early […]

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