Families & Hearing Study


Studying the Role of Family Environment

You know that your family plays an important role in the development of your child. Help us find out why, by participating in the Families & Hearing Study.


  • Children between the ages of 3 and 8
  • Children with hearing loss OR typically hearing children
  • English speaking, typically hearing primary caregiver
  • English must be primary language spoken in the home

Participate From the Comfort of Your Own Home

Your participation in the study involves three home visits over the course of the next two years. At each visit, two OSU clinical researchers will come to your home and work with both you and your child for 2-3 hours. We always schedule visits at your convenience.

Over the course of the three visits, participants earn up to $625 in gift cards.

Sign Up Here

Principal Investigator: Rachael Frush Holt, PhD

Lab Director, Developmental Speech Research Lab

Associate Professor