BRITISH TINNITUS ASSOCIATION
ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF TINNITUS IN CHILDREN
March 13-14, 2015, Kenwood Hall Hotel, Sheffield, UK
This two day residential course aims to develop your clinical skills in the assessment and management of children with tinnitus.
The course is suitable for Paediatric Audiologists, Hearing Therapists, Audio-Vestibular Physicians, Community Paediatricians, Child Psychologists and Teachers of the Deaf.
It will explore in further detail areas mentioned in the forthcoming publication Tinnitus in Children: Guidance Practice such as assessment measures, interviewing techniques, explaining tinnitus to children and families, management planning for home and school, relaxation with children and service development.
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TINNITUS & HYPERACUSIS THERAPY MASTERCLASS
Specialist training for tinnitus and hyperacusis therapy
Birbeck College, University of London, UK
March 16 - 20, 2015
Course Tutor: Hashir Aazh, NIHR Research Fellow, University of London
This 5-day international course is designed for those who are keen to specialise in tinnitus and hyperacusis therapy and includes many practical sessions. Participants will be provided with the specialist skill, knowledge and tools which are essential for developing or expanding their Tinnitus service. In addition, this course provides a range of lectures on the most recent research evidence on tinnitus and hyperacusis.
Detailed Information: Course Website
THE COURSE ON TINNNITUS RETRAINING THERAPY (TRT) FOR MANAGEMENT OF TINNITUS & HYPERACUSIS
Columbia, Maryland, USA
April 23 – 25 (Thu - Sat), 2015
The course is approved by AAA for 2.0 (Tier 1) CEUs. Canadian participants are eligible for 24 hours CEE from CASLPA.
The course is intended for participants who provide clinical management services for patients with tinnitus and/or hyperacusis. The purpose of the course is to teach the theoretical basis and clinical implementation of TRT, based on a neurophysiological model of tinnitus and hyperacusis, so the participants will be able to help patients utilizing this habituation-oriented approach.
This is an interactive course with small group of participants. At the end of the three days the participant should feel comfortable to start working with tinnitus and hyperacusis patients almost immediately. Extensive materials are provided.
If you are interested please contact Drs. Margaret & Pawel Jastreboff at www.tinnitus-pjj.com or JHDF2008@gmail.com, fax 443-218-4007 to receive detailed information.
29th EUROPEAN TINNITUS COURSE ON THE MANAGEMENT OF TINNITUS AND HYPERACUSIS
Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1SQ, UK
Wednesday 20 May - Friday 22 May 2015
With about 10% of the population suffering from tinnitus, the course will provide you with an advanced understanding of consequences, assessment and management of this distressing condition. Delivered face-to-face in consecutive days, the course will cover concepts and management of tinnitus and hyperacusis, as well as information from a number of perspectives, including audiological, psychological, otological and neuroscience.
A limited number of bursaries for the European Tinnitus Course are available from the British Tinnitus Association on a first come, first served basis.
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23th ANNUAL MANAGEMENT OF THE TINNITUS PATIENT COURSE
University of Iowa, USA
June 12 - 13, 2015
This conference is intended for otologists, audiologists, psychologists, and nurses who provide clinical management services for patients with tinnitus. The conference will also provide information to patients who have tinnitus, their family and friends, but it will NOT include individual diagnosis and treatment. The purpose of this conference is to provide a review of current evaluation and management strategies for the treatment of tinnitus. Upon completion of the program, the participant will be able to discuss the management of tinnitus and the tinnitus patient.
Detailed information: Conference website
BRITISH TINNITUS ASSOCIATION
TINNITUS ADVISER TRAINING COURSE
A course for lay counsellors to help people with tinnitus
June 26-27, 2015, London, UK
October 09-10, 2015, Sheffield, UK
The British Tinnitus Association (BTA) has obtained the help of a professional trainer to offer, with consultation, lay counselling training to enable participants, who may already have some experience, to build on this experience and so become better equipped to help people with tinnitus as well as to support other helpers. read more