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Satisfaction with telemedicine for teaching listening and spoken language to children with hearing loss

This article presents findings from a survey of parents and therapists on their level of satisfaction with the telemedicine Auditory-Verbal Therapy (AVT) sessions.

Scott V. Telstra: A Watershed in Australian Telecommunication Policy

This article describes how teletypewriters (TTYs) was included as part of the definition of the Universal Service Obligation (USO) - an outcome of the public inquiry known as Scott v. Telstra, which was held in 1995.

Signs of change: Contemporary attitudes to Australian sign language

This study explores contemporary attitudes to Australian Sign Language (Auslan).In the past two decades, a growing awareness and acceptance of Auslan has emerged among deaf and hearing Australians.

Social and Professional Participation of Individuals Who Are Deaf: Utilizing the Psychosocial Potential Maximization Framework

This article seeks to investigate how individuals who are deaf maximise their social and professional potential.

Speech Perception Results for Children Using Cochlear Implants Who Have Additional Special Needs

The aim of this study is to examine the association between degree of developmental delay and speech perception outcomes for a group of young children using cochlear implants.

Speech-language pathologists' views on mentoring by people who use speech generating devices

The aim of this study was to explore speech-language pathologists' (SLP) perceptions of the important components of a program where adults who use an speech generating device (SGD) mentor new learners.

Stakeholders' perceptions of the benefit of introducing an Australian intermediary system for vulnerable witnesses

Vulnerable witnesses (e.g. children and adults with communication impairment) face many barriers to testifying and achieving justice when participating in the criminal justice system.

Technology and Disability

Technology and Disability communicates knowledge about the field of assistive technology devices and services, within the context of the lives of end users - persons with disabilities and their family members.

Technology, selfhood and physical disability

This article sought to explore the ways in which technologies contribute to the meanings and experiences of the lived body/self with disabilities.

Telecommunications use by women with disabilities in remote, rural and regional Australia

A survey was conducted in rural, remote and regional Australia to understand patterns of the use of telecommunications technologies by women with disabilities. The survey participants required additional technology. The cost of acquiring adaptive technology emerged as a significant barrier.

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