Kate Dupuis

Kate, Ph.D., C.Psych, is a postdoctoral fellow at Baycrest Health Sciences in Toronto, Canada. Her research interests include examining the interaction between sensory and cognitive processes, facilitating audiologic rehabilitation in older adults with cognitive impairment, and improving communication between individuals with dementia and their family members.

Don’t forget the brain in geriatric audiology

Integrating a psychologist’s perspective into geriatric audiologic rehab can help to effectively address family member’s questions about the key connections between hearing health and brain health, in particular when a client is experiencing cognitive loss.