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Bibliography Teenagers and Cochlear Implants

Books

Allum, Dianne J
Cochlear implant rehabilitation in children and adults
Whurr, 1996
ISBN: 1897635540

Cooper, Huw (Ed)
Cochlear implants: a practical guide
Whurr, 1991
ISBN: 1870332121

Heath, Alison
Cochlear implants: a collection of experiences of users of all ages
NCIUA, 2001
ISBN: 0954125703

LASER
Cochlear implant and bilingualism: a workshop report, March 1995
LASER, 1995

Link Centre for Deafened People
Cochlear implants in deafened adults: a collection of accounts written by deafened people describing their experiences of cochlear implants (2nd ed)
Link Centre for Deafened People, 1998

National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
Cochlear implants: a guide for families (rev ed)
NDCS, 2005
ISBN: 0904691500
A guide to cochlear implants for families.

National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
Cochlear implants for children and young people: guidelines for professionals working with deaf children and young people
NDCS, 2005
Quality Standards series.  Guidelines for professionals on cochlear implants for deaf children.

National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
Cochlear implants: young people's views
NDCS & Ear Foundation, 2007
Research into young cochlear implant users' views of having a cochlear implant presented in soundbites.

Royal National Institute for Deaf People (RNID)
Working with children with cochlear implants: education guidelines project
RNID, 2003
ISBN: 0900634987
Guidelines for teachers of the deaf and learning support assistants on working with deaf children in the classroom. Series: Education guidelines project

Thoutenhoofd, Ernst D ... [et al]
Paediatric cochlear implantation: evaluating outcomes
Whurr, 2005
ISBN: 1861563663
Reviews research into the outcomes for deaf children who have received cochlear implants.

 

Articles

Archbold, Sue ... [et al]
Deciding to have a cochlear implant and subsequent after-care: parental perspectives
Deafness and Education International 2006, Vol 8 (4), p190-206
A survey of parents' views on the process of cochlear implantation.

Archbold, Sue M ... [et al]
Outcomes from cochlear implantation for child and family: parental perspectives
Deafness and Education International 2008, Vol 10 (3), p120-142
Parents of 101 children who had received cochlear implants were surveyed to discover how well the parents felt the implants had helped their children.  This article reports the findings from the responses.

Archbold, Sue M ... [et al]
Parents and their deaf child: their perceptions three years after cochlear implantation
Deafness and Education International 2002, Vol 4 (1), p12-40
Parents of 30 children who had received cochlear implants were surveyed 3 years after the implantation.  This article shows the findings from the responses.

Archbold, Sue & Robinson, Ken
Cochlear implantation, associated rehabilitation services and their educational implications : the UK and Europe
Deafness and Education February 1997, Vol 21 (1), p34-41

Cambra, Cristina
Feelings and emotions in deaf adolescents
Deafness and Education International 2005, Vol 7 (4), p195-205
A study of deaf and hearing teenagers to compare their emotional lives.

Connor, Carol McDonald
Examining the communication skills of a young cochlear implant pioneer
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Fall 2006, Vol 11 (4), p449-460
A longitudinal case study of one of the first children to receive a cochlear implant in the US.  The study follows the child from implantation at the age of 5 through primary and secondary education.

Dryden, Reba
Study of collaboration between the implant professionals and local educators in the rehabilitation of children with cochlear implants
Deafness and Education June 1997, Vol 21 (2), p3-9

Fagan, Mary K; Pisoni, David B; Horn, David L; Dillon, Caitlin M
Neuropsychological correlates of vocabulary, reading and working memory in deaf children with cochlear implants
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Fall 2007, Vol 12 (4), p461-471
Looks at the variability of outcomes for young children with cochlear implants to identify suitability of candidates and educational programmes.

Hodgson, Anne
A matter of opinion (Questions & answers from the UCL/Nuffield Cochlear Implant Programme team)
One in Seven June/July 1998, Issue 5, pp56 - 57

James, Deborah; Rajput, Kaukab; Brinton, Julie; Goswami, Usha
Phonological awareness, vocabulary, and word reading in children who use cochlear implants: does age of implantation explain individual variability in performance outcomes and growth?
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Winter 2008, Vol 13 (1), p117-137
Looks at reasons for variable outcomes in using spoken language with children who have a cochlear implant.

Marschark, Marc; Rhoten, Cathy; Fabich, Megan
Effects of cochlear implants on children's reading and academic achievement
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Summer 2007, Vol 12 (3), p269-282
This article reviews the available evidence concerning the effects of paediatric cochlear implantation on the development of reading skills and academic achievements.

Most, Tova; Wiesel, Amatzia; Blitzer, Tamar
Identity and attitudes towards cochlear implant among deaf and hard of hearing adolescents
Deafness and Education International 2007, Vol 9 (2), p68-82
Authors surveyed teenagers with cochlear implants to how they thought of their "identity", ie, deaf, hearing, bicultural, marginal.

Swanwick, Ruth & Tsverik, Isabel
Role of sign language for deaf children with cochlear implants: good practice in sign bilingual settings
Deafness and Education International 2007, Vol 9 (4), p214-231
Looks at the role of sign language with children who have received cochlear implants.  Special Issue: Sign Language and Deaf Education

Thoutenhoofd, Ernst
Cochlear implanted pupils in Scottish schools: 4-year school attainment data (2000-2004)
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Spring 2006, Vol 11 (2), p171-188
Looks at the achievements of deaf pupils who have received a cochlear implant.

Vermeulen, Anneke M ... [et al]
Reading comprehension of deaf children with cochlear implants
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Summer 2007, Vol 12 (3), p283-302
50 deaf children with at least 3 years of cochlear implant use were evaluated for reading comprehension and word recognition.

Wallis, Delia; Musselman, Carol; MacKay, Sherri
Hearing mothers and their deaf children: the relationship between early, ongoing mode match and subsequent mental health functioning in adolescence
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Winter 2004, Vol 9 (1), p2-14
Explores the impact of communication choices on the mental health of deaf adolescents.

Watson, Linda M & Gregory, Susan
Non-use of cochlear implants in children: child and parent perspectives
Deafness and Education International 2005, Vol 7 (1) p43-58
Looks at 5 cases where children are not using their cochlear implants and the reasons for this.

Watson, Linda M; Hardie, Tim; Archbold, Sue M; Wheeler, Alexandra
Parents' views on changing communication after cochlear implantation
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Winter 2008, Vol 13 (1), p104-116
A questionnaire was sent out to families of all children given a cochlear implant at a particular centre asking about communication choices and strategies since the cochlear implantation.

Weisel, Amatzia; Most, Tova; Michael, Rinat
Mothers' stress and expectations as a function of time since child's cochlear implantation
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Winter 2007, Vol 12 (1), p55-64
A study of how families cope with the expectations and stresses relating to their child's cochlear implantation.

Wheeler, Alexandra ... [et al]
Cochlear implants: the young people's perspective
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Summer 2007, Vol 12 (3), p303-316
A survey of the first cohort of young people to have grown up using cochlear implants along with more recent implantees, aged 13-17.  Respondents were asked about their attitudes to the device, to education, communication and deaf identity.

Zaidman-Zait, Anat
Parenting a child with a cochlear implant: a critical incident study
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Spring 2007, Vol 12 (2), p221-241
A study of the experiences which helped parents of children who have received cochlear implants.

Zaidman-Zait, Anat & Young, Richard A
Parental involvement in the habilitation process following children's cochlear implantation: an action theory
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education Spring 2008, Vol 13 (2), p193-214
Looks at the effect of parents' involvement in the habilitation of deaf children with cochlear implants.