Cochlear Implant affects on Deaf Culture?

How was information regarding a cochlear implant presented to you?

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New Member
1. What is your personal view of deaf culture?

2. What is your view of cochlear implants?

3. Do you think the cochlear implant has had any impact on deaf culture?


Well-Known Member
The problem isn't CIs. The problem is AVT mentality where dhh kids just need a speech exclusive approach with little/no ASL or exposure to the hearing world. You see the exact same thing with HOH people with HAs. The answer is to give kids everything!