Samuel Trychin, Ph.D.
Psychologist, Educator, Author
A life dedicated to educating people who are hard of hearing and their families and friends.
“I have worked with Dr. Sam for more than twenty years and find him the best teacher I have known in the hearing health field. He has the gift of explaining complicated issues in language we can all understand and with a sense of humor that always keeps his audience awake.” Rocky Stone, Founder and former Executive Director of HLAA—Hearing Loss Association of America (formerly, SHHH--Self Help for People Who Are Hard of Hearing)
Dr. Trychin's Living With Hearing Loss Program is a product of twenty-two years of experience working directly with hundreds of people who are hard of hearing and their family members. Additionally, many more people who are hard of hearing, their family members, and professionals who serve them have benefitted from his training programs, presentations, and workshops.
Hearing loss is a communication disorder affecting everyone in the communication situation-- the person speaking as well as the person with hearing loss who is trying to listen. For that reason, the Living With Hearing Loss Program is designed to meet the needs of family members, friends, coworkers, and service providers as well as the person who is hard of hearing.
The overall focus of The Living with Hearing Loss Program is on helping people: