Category Archives: Carter

One of the hardest decisions…

This was challenging to write but I feel it needs to be shared to inform people’s thinking. Towards the end of 2017 Oliver and I began to talk about the possibility of Carter having cochlear implants. There were a number … Continue reading

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Language continues to develop!

Tonight Carter was playing happily on the floor and as we were all interacting with him and signing around him, he got so excited and then ‘told’ us an elaborate story about his day (well that’s what I reckon it … Continue reading

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There are a number of checklists available to families that look at the developmental milestones and language development. In NZ families with deaf children are ¬†given the Monitoring Protocols and these are checked by the parents and AODC. They are … Continue reading

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