Carol Flexer, PhD, CCC-A, LSLS Cert. AVT, received her doctorate in audiology from Kent State University in 1982. She was at The University of Akron for 25 years as a Distinguished Professor of Audiology. Dr. Flexer lectures and consults extensively nationally and internationally about pediatric audiology issues. She has authored more than 155 publications and has coedited and authored 16 books. Dr. Flexer is a past president of the Educational Audiology Association, the American Academy of Audiology, and the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Academy for Listening and Spoken Language. Dr. Flexer has received five prestigious awards for her research and advocacy for children with hearing loss. See Dr. Flexer’s website (www.carolflexer.com) for links to YouTube videos.