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Thu, 14 Sep, 2017Danielle McCarthy

5 ways to respectfully communicate with a deaf person

5 ways to respectfully communicate with a deaf person

When deaf actress Amanda McDonough discovered people weren’t taking the opportunity to speak to her in public as they didn’t know how to communicate with her, she created a video to educate the public to the best ways to communicate with those who are deaf.

Amanda Mcdonough’s tips to communicate with a deaf person:

1. Sign it

2. Write it

3. Text it

4. Type it

5. Interpret it

Do you have a family member or friend who is deaf? How do you communicate with them? 

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