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This is a preliminary workshop schedule which is subject to change.

Time Thursday MAY 21, 2009
2pm-8 pm Registration in Main Lobby
6 pm-10 pm
CHHA: NL Chapter

Newfoundland Kitchen Party Reception
Sponsored by CHHA: NL Chapter
Official Welcome by:
Hon John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor
Hon Ron Wiseman, Minister Health
and Community Services
Hon David Denine, Minister Intergovernmental
Affairs and Non-Profit
Debbie Hanlon, City of St. Johnís
Trade show open 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

7 pm-9 pm Silent Auction Opens
Check your Conference Kits for Newfoundland Bucks to be
used for Silent Auction Bids..No Cash Value

Friday, May 22nd, 2009



11:00am - 12:00pm

Workshop A
Shannon Miller
Meet Us on Common Grounds : The Coffee House on Cochlear Implant Information

Workshop B
Catherine Tudhope
Hearing People and Hearing Loss

Workshop C
Jean-Pierre Gagné
How Can I Become More Actively Involved in my Own Rehabilitative Program?

Workshop D (Youth)
Erika Breen & Sharon E. Tarrant
Metamorphosis: Discovering Your Inner Butterfly

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Workshop A
Ken Southall & Mary Beth Jennings
Hearing Loss Stigma and Approaches to Overcome It

Workshop B
Dave Dougall
How Blackberry is Transforming the Lives of People with Hearing Loss

Workshop C
Leon Mills & Trevor Menchenton
Life is not Lived in a Sound Proofed Booth

Workshop D (Youth)
Anita Bernstein
Newly Implanted Teenagers Learn to Listen Again

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Workshop A
Kim Pratt-Baker, Alison Day & Aimee Reardon
Technology For Everyday “Hearing”

Workshop B
Mark Gulliver
Understanding and Managing Your Tinnitus

Workshop C
Sean Kinden
Ask an Audiologist

Workshop D (Youth)
Chris Sutton
Young Adults Entering the Workforce

Saturday, May 23rd, 2009



9:45am - 10:30am

Plenary Speakers
Paul & Sally Taylor
“Hear and Now – Two Oral Deaf”
Dr. Tony Batten, ENT (Cochlear Implant Surgeon) will answer questions

11:00am - 12:00pm

Workshop A
Doug Clutton & Dacy Zacharias
Hearing With Two Ears

Workshop B
Lynn Wheadon
Technology and Speech Reading - Hand in Hand

Workshop C
Gael Hannan & Anne Griffin
The Masks of Hearing Loss (Bluffing 101)

Workshop D (Youth)
Don Haplert
Team Building for Young Adults

Time Sunday, MAY 24, 2009
All Day Tours (please see Conference Tour Section of Website)


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