Kerri Le Roux

Kerri is the Clinical Lead of the Pediatric Audiology Service at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in London, UK. The service is currently working alongside Professor Carol Flexer to develop and implement innovative counselling strategies for the parents and families of children who have been diagnosed with hearing loss.

The Ears: Doorways to the brain

Historically, conversations about hearing loss have focused on the ear. With current knowledge of neuroplasticity and auditory deprivation, our counselling narratives should be based on the brain.