Here are a selection of videos about hearing loss. Some are of Linnaea’s talks on the topic, some from other sources. All are informative and meaningful.
The garbled voice coming through a remote camera resembles what the cochlear sounded like in the early days of activation
Linnaea receives a standing ovation for her talk titled “Hearing Loss CPR – Keeping The Connection Alive” at TEDx Camarillo, January 2017
Funny video of Linnaea with a friend who dresses as Santa Claus
The Cochlear is activated:
Linnaea’s reaction to her cochlear implant activated
Linnaea Mallette’s humorous talk about the benefits of hearing loss. 7:30 minutes. This is closed captioned
This is the short talk on the topic- 12:16 minutes – closed captioned
Longer version – 22:00 minutes – Captioning Coming
More than Meets the Eye – VIDEO COMING
Linnaea’s keynote presentation given to the students at California Lutheran University at the close of their week long disability awareness program. 48 minutes-
Other meaningful videos about Hearing Loss:
The House Institute put this video together demonstrating what SPEECH sounds like to one with varying degrees of hearing loss. I’ve been with my husband over 25 years. He NEVER fully understood how I hear until he watched and listened to this video. For me, ALL of it is inaudible except for Barnie moving the game piece and counting. That is because the speech is accompanied by a VISUAL that matched it. That is a part of the dynamics of hearing.
One of the signs that you are losing your hearing is when family and friends complain you have your TV too loud. Here is a video of a delightful fellow Toastmaster, Barbara Massey, who shares her discover of her loss and how TV ears has been a HUGE benefit for her and her family.