Mission and History of the New Jersey Academy of Audiology

The NJAA is dedicated to promoting the public good by fostering the growth, development, recognition, and status of the profession of Audiology and its members.

Links to Hearing Resources

Keep current on our profession! Visit these other websites for updates on legislation, national and local issues and professional education.

Academy of Doctors of Audiology
A site for professionals and consumers alike with information about audiology and hearing aids. Founded in 1977 as the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists, the ADA changed its name in 2006 to the Academy of Doctors of Audiology.

Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology

Alexander Graham Bell Association
The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing helps families, health care providers and education professionals understand childhood hearing loss and the importance of early diagnosis and intervention.

American Academy of Audiology
The nation's largest audiology association with information for professionals and consumers on a variety of topics.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
The national certifying body for audiologists and speech-language pathologists, and accrediting body for academic programs. Has a great deal of consumer information.

American Society on Aging
General information on aging and the effects of aging on hearing.

American Tinnitus Association
Information on ringing in the ears (tinnitus) for professionals and consumers.

Association of Late-Deafened Adults
An organization founded specifically for those whose severe-to-profound hearing loss began late in life. You can join this organization.

Audiology Foundation of America
The AFA is an organization for audiologists that focuses on the further education of audiologists through the Doctor of Audiology degree.

Better Hearing Institute
A consumer-oriented website with useful information on hearing loss, tinnitus and balance disorders.

Ear Foundation & Meniere's Network
Resource for consumers on hearing loss, as well as information about the dizziness and tinnitus associated with Meniere's disease.

Educational Audiology Association

Hands & Voices
Hands & Voices is a nationwide non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families and their children who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as the professionals who serve them.

H.E.A.R. - Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers
A non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness off the real dangers of repeated exposure to excessive noise levels which can lead to permanent, and sometimes debilitating, hearing loss and tinnitus. For musicians,  music fans, and anyone needing help with their hearing.

Hearing Health Foundation

Hearing Health Magazine
A subscription-only magazine designed for people who experience any degree of hearing loss, tinnitus, or other ear disorder. This site allows you to subscribe.

Hearing Journal
Subscribe to The Hearing Journal through the above link for free.

Hearing Loss Association of America
Formerly called SHHH (Self-Helf for Hard of Hearing) is a non-profit membership-driven organization dedicated to well-being of all individuals with hearing loss. The largest international organization of its kind. Memberships are available here.

The Hearing Loss Association of New Jersey
The Hearing Loss Association of New Jersey, an extension of the Hearing Loss Association of America, is comprised of chapters statewide that work to create awareness of hearing loss issues within the state of New Jersey. Its activities include outreach, advocacy, legislative and equal access issues that affect people with hearing loss.

Hearing Loss in Children
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Microtia and Aural Atresia
Treatment of patients with congenital absence of the external ear using a novel reconstruction method developed by a plastic surgeon in Idaho which dramatically reduces the number of operations needed.

Military Audiology Association
This site is dedicated to the prevention of noise-induced hearing loss.

National Council on the Aging
A searchable website full of information on aging, including age-related hearing loss.

National Health Council
A searchable website full of information about a variety of health-related issues, including hearing loss.

National Hearing Conservation Association
This organization strives to prevent hearing loss due to noise and other environmental factors in all sectors of society. Memberships are available.

National Institute on Deafness
The NID(CD) is is part of the National Institutes of Health.  This site provides information about recent research and other aspects of hearing loss.

Searchwave: Hearing Loss/Audiology Search
This is an extremely comprehensive search engine for consumers and professionals.  You can find information on just about any ear-related topic here.