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Meet Fanie du Toit, from NCPD, and Francis Slabber

Fanie du Toit

Fanie du Toit

Fanie is an Adult Education Practitioner and for more than a decade, presenter of the programme, “Leefwêreld van die Gestremde” on RSG, as well as on many Community Radio Stations in SA. He is the senior specialist in hearing impairment & deaf affairs at the National Council of & for Persons with Disabilities.

Francis Slabber

Francis Slabber

Francis qualified her as a Speech & Language Therapist and Audiologist in 1992 at the University of Pretroia. Although dually qualified, she soon realized that audiology was where her heart and passion was. She relocated to Cape Town in 1999 when she started working at The Hearing Clinic which at that stage was owned and run by Janet Steer. Over the years the practice grew and she soon became a partner and now owns and runs it.

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Music appreciation
A musical component for auditory rehabilitation cannot be a “one-size-fits-all” approach. Recognizing melodies or appreciating harmony is harder for persons with severe losses. They can, however, appreciate the rhythm of music.
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Music appreciation
A musical component for auditory rehabilitation cannot be a “one-size-fits-all” approach. Recognizing melodies or appreciating harmony is harder for persons with severe losses. They can, however, appreciate the rhythm of music.
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