Entries by Dærick Gröss

The Impact of Language Deprivation on the Overall Development of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

For decades psychologists, medical professionals, and researchers have known that there is a critical period for language acquisition in humans. That critical period is approximately the first 5 years of a child’s life when there is an elevated neurological sensitivity for language development (Hall et al, 2017; Gulati, S. 2014). Language deprivation during the critical […]