Louise Goldsmith

Louise Deaf Awareness is a profoundly deaf, award-winning Deaf advocate and blogger. She is an outreach officer for Deafblind UK and columnist for NDCS UK. Louise currently writes for her personal blog as well as collaborative pieces on Deaf related topics and Mental Health.

The Misconceptions Of Deafness

03rd May 2021

There are many different misconceptions and myths surrounding hearing loss/deafness. Many abled people, are quick to make assumptions regarding deafness, because it is considered an ‘invisible disability’. In the past, deafness as a disability has been considered a ‘taboo’ subject, and has only recently been spoken about more widely, thanks to social media, which has …