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Why Deaf people need psychotherapy more than ever (and how two North Bethesda women are helping them)

At 13, when her hearing loss made it increasingly difficult to decipher conversations, Jenny Witteborg tried to kill herself.   It was the isolation, she says, in struggling so mightily to communicate with her hearing family and friends as an angst-ridden teenager. Plus, she didn’t know anyone else who was Deaf back then, 50 years […]