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COVID-19 is making hearing even more challenging. Learn how to listen better with our complimentary virtual trainings.



Learn techniques to communicate better when video conferencing such as lip/speech reading skills, anticipatory strategies, environmental modifications, and repair strategies when breakdowns occur. Trainings will be personalized based on the listening challenges for each participant.


Topics include:

  • assistive listening devices,
  • phones with captioning,
  • virtual conferencing platforms that utilize captioning,
  • smart phone apps that change speech-to-text, and
  • techniques to advocate for yourself when social distancing.

    Join two trainings lasting 1.5 -2 hours on either Monday afternoons or Friday mornings. Sessions are conducted by two speech pathology graduate students and Dr. Nicole Laffan.

Nicole Laffan Bouve College Of Health Sciences Northeastern University

Program led by:

Nicole Laffan, AuD, MS, CCC-A/SLP, Audiology and Speech-Pathology Clinical Supervisor at the Speech-Language and Hearing Center. She is also an expert in helping individuals with hearing loss.

Spring 2021

Mondays at 2:00 pm

Friday at 12:30 pm

Two 1.5 to 2 hour virtual training sessions

Space is limited! Call 617-373-2492 to reserve your spot.


Speech-Language and Hearing Center
Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center, Suite 503
30 Leon Street
Boston, MA 02115