rgnorton18 at aol.com wrote in article
<19961118041900.XAA21196 at ladder01.news.aol.com>...
> I cannot believe the childish bickering about the Au.D.. After nearly 25
> years as an audiologist, I have learned to appreciate what an impact we
> have on the hearing impaired. I also appreciate what is needed for
> audiologists. We all will leave something behind. All Audiologists
> should strive for something better for the future. We need to do the
> for the future...support THE only effort (AFA) that is willing to be a
> pioneer,a maverick, a trailblazer. The AFA is the only organization
> willing to take Audiology to a new level. Asha would rather spend time
> debating the ethics of dispensing hearing aids.(I am an asha member)
>> The discussions in this group center around who can call who Doctor...Who
> cares...That's not what this is all about. Those people care only about
> themselves and not about the future generation of Audiologists...and
> certatinly not about the hearing impaired.
>> This bickering is just what the doctor ordered at ASHA andAAA...Divide
>> Do the only right thing to do...support the future of Audiology...Spend
> $750.00..and don't worry about who is calling themselves doctor.
>> Robert G. Norton, M.S.