Let's Hear from the Families

Kelley, Barbara
July 2010
Hearing Loss Magazine;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p20
An interview with housewives Alicia Royer and Katie Doughty is presented. When asked on the biggest challenge they face marrying a person with hearing impairment, Alicia admits that miscommunication had occurred in their lives when she was in labor and Katie screaming help for Reed while their son is vomiting due to kidney problems. Both of them also uses communication strategies to best help their husbands in difficult situations especially when dining out and in places with loud noise.


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