MAPping/Programming of Sound Processor
- MAPping is the process by which the audiologist determines the amount of electrical stimulation each electrode delivers to the auditory nerve so that the child can respond.
- For more information, visit the FAQ page.
FM System Consultations/Evaluations
- Appointments may be scheduled with an audiologist to determine if an FM system is appropriate for your child.
- For more information,visit the FAQ page.
- Individualized speech-language therapy, including auditory-verbal therapy.
- Therapy plans, schedules and goals are determined for each child’s unique needs.
CLAP (Cochlear implant Language Advancement Program)
CLAP is a group program for children ages 18 months to 3 years with cochlear implants.
- Supplements individual aural (re)habilitation and speech-language therapy.
- Focuses on increasing listening, language and speech skills without the use of visual communication.
- Includes a weekly parent training session.
Parental involvement is vital in the development of a child’s listening, language and speech skills. That’s why CLAP includes a weekly parent training session. Parent sessions take place one time per week.
- Location: Callier Center Dallas
- Ages: 18 months - 3 years
- Days/times: Two mornings per week
- Contact: Melissa Sweeney
Success with Auditory Therapy (SWAT)
- Designed for children who have received their cochlear implant within the last year.
- Provides the family with information and expectations for auditory skill development.
- Appointments are scheduled in conjunction with the child’s audiological and MAPping appointments.
- The program is supplemental and should not take the place of weekly speech-language therapy with a speech-language pathologist.
- Team members may visit your child’s school personnel and educate them about cochlear implants and your child’s individual needs.