Category - teen
Insightful documentary by director claire braden about five deaf teenagers as they take their first steps into the hearing world. It follows some extraordinary young people who have some extreme and surprising attitudes towards their deafness. Yfc deaf teen quest is designed specifically for building christ-centered, life-changing relationships with deaf and hard of hearing students. Teams of caring christian adults enter the world of deaf teenagers with fun, friendship, fellowship and faith. deaf teens hearing world documentary about five deaf teenagers as they take their first steps into the hearing world - young people who have some. when youre a teenager, youre most likely to be studying, or moving onto college or university. Communication is a big asset for ddeaf people and it can have negative effects, like concentration fatigue. Long periods of concentrating, lip-reading, and signing can make you tired and can cause headaches. For deaf teens, deafverse world one is an opportunity to practice self-determination the process by which people make their own choices and decisions and build self-advocacy skills by allowing them to make mistakes in a safe environment. Deaf teen programs empowering deaf and hard of hearing youth in washington state. Partnering with the washington state association of the deaf (wsad), the association of washington student leaders (awsl) serves students in the deaf community, grades 8-12, with its summer camp, deaf teen leadership, and its winter outreach program a taste of deaf teen leadership. mornings as a deaf teen i wake up each morning around 7 a. , with the presence of my very annoying vibrating alarm clock, which is placed under my pillow. Deaf teen quest dtq is the ministry of youth for christ that works with deaf and hard of hearing students. Bob ayers and his wife cathy began dtq in 2000 and it became a national ministry with youth for christ in 2008. There are many deaf and hard of hearing teenagers all over the state of maryland who need to be reached just as much as. Explore the fictional story of joseph, a 15 year-old deaf, sacajawea high school student, growing up in the puyallup valley. Not only is he learning to make the most of his hearing loss, but he is also learning american sign language. Laura is a 20 year old deaf girl who has never been taught sign language. She is rescued from neglect and physical abuse by pam, a social worker. Pam teaches her how to communicate and uncovers lauras true personality. Director fred gerber stars jobeth williams, kellie martin, alan rosenberg, aaron kubey.