We believe that every human being has the right to communicate and interact with the world in ways that are fulfilling and meaningful to them.

Our mission is to provide leadership in the science and practice of audiology through advocacy, promotion, education and networking. We enable audiologists to deliver the highest standards of person-centred care.

Audiology Australia is the peak body representing audiologists. In Australia audiologists are the primary specialists responsible for the non-medical management of ear disorders. Learn more about audiologists here.

A 2006 study found that one in six Australians had a hearing loss. This figure was predicted to rise to one in four by 2050. So ear disorders including hearing loss are very common and come at great cost to the Australian community.

As well as hearing loss audiologists are trained to diagnose and treat conditions such as tinnitus, vertigo, auditory processing disorder, hyperacusis and acoustic shock injury.

Audiology Australia supports audiologists to offer the optimum care to the Australian public by awarding the certificate of clinical practice (CCP). Learn more about the CCP here.

Audiology Australia also requires that members abide by a Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct.

Coming Events

Live Surgery Seminar for Audiologists

06, November 2014

Participants will have the opportunity to view cases of live surgery via video link up to the Function Room, St Vincent's Clinic

NSW CPD event and Chapter Annual General Meeting

07, November 2014

Consideration of service delivery models, support and counselling services and latest audiology research

British Academy of Audiology 11th Annual Conference

20, November 2014

Today's Vision: Tomorrow's Reality - Translating visions of future Audiology into clinical practice

Audiology in the Connected Century

20, November 2014

Tele-audiology, the internet and professional practice

Ear Wax Management

25, November 2014

Ear Wax Management Workshop - limited places available

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Latest News

Jaw movements can soon be used to recharge hearing aid batteries

09, October 2014

News Report from Canada's CTV News

Car Horn Free Day

30, October 2014

Nigeria's chaotic megacity Lagos on Wednesday sought to impose a one-day ban on the use of the car horn, hoping to raise awareness about damaging noise pollution and improve quality of life

Mobile audiology vehicle in WA

30, October 2014

WA children most at risk of hearing damage and disease will benefit from a new mobile audiology vehicle that is the first of its kind in Australia.

Deaf Interpreter at press conference on Ebola

30, October 2014

Deaf interpreter who stole the show at a Ebola press conference denies faking it.

Annual General Meeting - Thursday 13 November 6pm

31, October 2014

Don't forget to RSVP your attendance at our Annual General Meeting by Friday 7 November. To register your attendance, please send an email to adminassist@audiology.asn.au. To dial in via teleconference, please email ASAadmin@audiology.asn.au.

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