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Volume 6

Thank You Dr. Dick Salvi!

In celebration of his life’s work, friends and colleagues share their thoughts on the outstanding career of Dr. Richard Salvi.

Volume 3

When Hearing Changes, So Does Life

Gael explores her feelings about being recommended for a cochlear implant.

Volume 2

The Quick and Dirty on Hyperacusis

Glynnis Tidball give us The Quick and Dirty on Hyperacusis and tells us how we can help our clients to understand their reaction to sound and, with the right tools, help them to increase sound tolerance and enjoy the world of sound again.

Acoustic Shock

For some people exposed to loud noises symptoms can develop including hypervigilance, anxiety, depression, insomnia and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This symptom cluster following unexpected noise exposure through telecommunications equipment became known as acoustic shock injury, acoustic shock disorder, acoustic shock syndrome or simply acoustic shock.