The Deaf Mentor Experimental Project for young children who are deaf and their families.

@article{Watkins1998TheDM,
  title={The Deaf Mentor Experimental Project for young children who are deaf and their families.},
  author={Sandra Watkins and Patricia Pittman and Brent Walden},
  journal={American annals of the deaf},
  year={1998},
  volume={143 1},
  pages={29-34}
}
The Deaf Mentor Experimental Project investigated the efficacy of deaf mentor services to young deaf children and their families. These services focused on deaf adults (mentors), who made regular home visits to the children and their families; shared their language (American Sign Language), culture, and personal knowledge of deafness with the families; and served as role models for the children. The children also received regular home visits from a hearing parent adviser who helped the family… CONTINUE READING