Rhoda, Thomas, & Tripp. (1970). The international thesaurus of quotations. NewYork: Thomas Y. Crowell Co., Inc. 646.
Kent State University – CED
http://www.educ.kent.edu/deafed [1998, June].
National Information Center on Deafness. (1998). Directory of National Organizations of and for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People. Washington, D.C. 1-8.
“If you give a man a fish
he will eat for a day, if you teach a man to fish he will be full for life”
(Rhoda, Thomas, & Tripp,1970, 646).
- Chinese Proverb
It is the author’s hope that this portfolio provided information and guidance to all that have reviewed it. If you are a parent of a newly diagnosed deaf/hard of hearing child, the road ahead of you may appear endless, but if you attempt to educate and empower yourself, you will become the best advocate that your child could possibly have. Please use the provided names and addresses to begin educating yourself. DO NOT be intimidated, you are NOT alone!
CED web site
American Society for Deaf
Web page of a deaf adult
John Tracy Clinic Correspondence Courses
John Tracey Clinic
806 West Adams Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90007-2505
Local: (213) 748-5481
TTY: (213) 747-2924
FAX: (213) 749-1651
Family of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
Boystown National Research Hospital Center for Hearing Loss in Children
Alexander Graham Bell Association for
the Deaf, Inc.
3417 Volta Place NW
Washington, DC 20007
Voice/TTY: (202) 337-5220
Fax: (202) 337-8314
National Informational Center on Deafness
800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695