Tinnitus the Ringing in Your Ears

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					NVRC, VDDHH and HLAA Northern Virginia Chapter program:

     Tinnitus: the Ringing in Your Ears
                           or buzzing, humming, chirping, shrieking . . .

                                                  Saturday, October 23, 2010
                                                       10 am—12 noon
                                                    NVRC Meeting Room

                               Presented by Dr. Nicole Nguyen, Au.D., CCC-A
  To register for this         Dr. Nguyen received her Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from the
                               University of Maryland-College Park. Her clinical experience in-
   FREE program,
                               cludes diagnostic audiometric testing, amplification for pediatric and
       contact                 adult populations, cochlear implants, vestibular assessment, and
   Marla Dougherty             tinnitus/hyperacusis evaluation and management. She is a member
 703-352-9055 x102             of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the Ameri-            can Academy of Audiology, and the Maryland Academy of Audiology.
   By October 16th
                               Dr. Nguyen’s presentation will
                                      describe and define tinnitus
                                      discuss the mechanism by which tinnitus affects sleep,
Light refreshments will                 concentration and mood
      be provided                     describe the roles of attention, emotions and reactions
                                        as they relate to the tinnitus problem
 Directions to NVRC                   explain tinnitus management strategies and non-medical
                                        treatment options

VA Relay and the Virginia Department for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH) are
sponsoring Interpreters, CART (an immediate transcript of what is being said projected on a screen),
and an assistive listening system to enhance clarity of the speaker for those with hearing aids whose
telecoils are activated. If you need other accommodations, please inform NVRC no later than 12
noon on October 8, 2010.

            Northern Virginia Resource Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons (NVRC)
                            3951 Pender Drive, Suite 130, Fairfax, VA 22030
                      703-352-9055 (v)  703-352-9056 (tty)  866-946-4902 (vp)

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