Briana Hester-Keels

Briana Hester-Keels

Briana Hester-Keels is currently a fourth-year extern at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital of Oakland, California; and will be graduating with her AuD from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri in 2018. 

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Brace for Impact: How to Help Your Struggling Pediatric Patients and Their Families

Every audiologist, regardless of his or her patient population, has faced telling parents their child has hearing loss. It may become easier to break the news with practice, but have you ever stopped to think about what might be racing through their minds? 

Topic(s): Pediatric, Psychology, mental health, Hearing Loss, depression