An overview of ways to communicate effectively with people with joint loss of hearing and sight.
Suggestions and advice on good communication. This is intended to ease communication in daily life, especially aimed at assisting caretakers working in homes for ageing people but will also be helpful for families and friends of those suffering from loss of sight and/or hearing. The advice is adapted to everyday situations and environment.
Gives information on various difficulties specific to this group and a guidance on how to assist. It debates ideas on how to classify the group, what to expect, risk factors in daily life, and the importance of rehabilitation. Families and care-takers benefit from the information.
Edberg, Kunskapscenter för Dövblindfrågor
Svingen Skådalen Kompetansesenter
Mortensen, Vedenscenter for Dövblindblevne
Öhman, Dövblindteamet Vestra Götalandsregionen