Dr. MaryRose McInerney and Dr. Maris Appelbaum spoke about hearing loss at the NJ Foundation for Aging with Melissa Chalker, MSW, Deputy Director at NJ Foundation for Aging in Trenton, NJ. Both faculty members are in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Montclair State University. Dr. McInerney is an Associate Professor and Dr. Maris Appelbaum is a Clinical Preceptor and Director of the Hearing Aid Services within the Montclair State University Center for Audiology and Speech-Language Hearing.
Here is a link to the videotaped interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?
The December episode of Aging Insights is titled Listen Up- Help with Hearing Loss. Later in life, some people experience trouble with their hearing, it can affect your daily life. However, there are things you can do about it. On this program NJFA’s Deputy Director, Melissa Chalker speaks with Dr. Maryrose McInerney and Dr. Maris Applebaum about how to identify hearing loss, what to do when you notice it and how to cope with it. Dr. Applebaum also demonstrates some useful devices.