Hearing loss among Indigenous Australians is a largely unseen barrier to Closing the Gap programs, according to Dr Damien Howard and Jody Barney, who explain how to be "hearing loss responsive" in service delivery and communications. Read More
Damien Howard and Jody Barney
Dr Damien Howard is a psychologist and educator who for over 30 years has been researching and advocating about the impacts of Indigenous hearing loss. Jody Barney is a deaf Indigenous woman who, along with her lived experience, has 25 years of experience working as a consultant and advocate around Indigenous hearing loss.