The Hearing Well Club is attempting to video record our monthly meetings so if you miss one you can playback the video.  You can see all the videos on the Hearing Well Club YouTube Channel.  If you youtubesubscribe to the channel, you will be notified of new
We are amateur videographers and continue to learn as we go along.  We are working on improving the audio quality.  Automated captions are available by clicking the CC button and hope that helps.

Hearing Well Club – September 10, 2019, President, Toni Barrient provides Hearing Loss Resources offering something for everyone.  Andie visits from California Phones to talk about smartphone training proved at no charge.

Hearing Well Club – 6-11-2019 Part 1-  Laguna Woods Foundation, Marcy Sheinwold, President presents how the Foundation might be able to assist with expenses associated with hearing loss devices.


Hearing Well Club – 6-11-2019 Part 2 – Guest Speaker Penny Flaherty explains why lip-reading is helpful and what you can learn in the lip-reading class about communication strategies for your hearing loss.  Penny’s Bio


Hearing Well Club – 3-12-2019 Ototoxic Drugs can rob you of your hearing. Joni Doherty, M.D., Ph.D. of the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Ototoxicity presentation

3-12HearingWell   Transcript



Hearing Well Club -11-13-2018 – Local Theaters and Playhouse talk about hearing accessibility.  Enjoying entertainment in spite of hearing loss.



Hearing Well Club – 10-25-2018 Special Event Beyond Hearing Aids /Hearing Loops

With apologies, the first 6 minutes of the video has no sound.  After 6 minutes, sound and automatic captions appear.  Click on the CC icon (bottom left corner) to see captions.

Two transcripts are available for this video.
Transcript 1 provides the missing 6 minutes
Transcript 2 contains the entire transcript.

Juliëtte Sterkens, AuD – Presentation Slides
Juliëtte Sterkens, AuD – Handout Buying hearing aids
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Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded 10-9-2018
Dr. Stephani Rose, House Ear Clinic – Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline

Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded September 11, 2018
Lyra Repplinger, the MED-EL consumer engagement manager will discuss updates in hearing technology including cochlear implants, electro-acoustic system, and bone conduction solutions.

Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded June 12, 2018
Ice Cream Social and assistive devices from Serene Innovations

Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded May 8, 2018
Topic: Smart Hearing Aids can make you smarter

Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded April 10, 2018
Topic:  Traveling with Hearing Loss

Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded March 13, 2018
Topic:  CaptionCall solutions for Landlines and iPads

Hearing Well Club Meeting Recorded February 13, 2018
Topic:   Panel of Cochlear Implant Recipients share their hearing loss and Cochlear Implant Journey.

Hearing Well Club Meeting: Recorded January 9, 2018
Topic: The Consumer’s Guide to Purchasing Hearing Aids, Presenter Toni Barrient, club president.

Hearing Well Club meeting:  recorded December 12, 2017
Presentation: December 12, 2017, Topic: Hearing Loss and the Holidays, Reflecting on the true meaning by Ann-Mundell-Noel, MA, F- AAA, Ultimate Hearing, Laguna Hills,

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Hearing Well Club meeting:   Recorded November 14, 2017

Hearing accessible plays and movies.  Enjoy going out again.

Guest presenters:  Kyle Riley explains all the different ways you can enjoy performances at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts.   Associate Manager Todd LeComte from the Edwards Aliso Viejo 20 & IMAX, showed how to see captions in movies and use listening devices.

Unfortunately,  the battery in the video camera went dead and the portion of the meeting with Penny Flaherty was not recorded.

Recorded:  October 25, 2017 – Audiology Awareness Month Event.  Ann Mundell-Noel, M.A. presenting.   How to get better connected with your current hearing aids and learn what is new in technology. She will discuss the new iPhone and how you can improve your communication on the phone and in a group.

Recorded: Tuesday, October 10, 2017, Paul Sanchez, Executive Officer of the Speech-Language Pathology, Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. For more information visit  Meeting announcement