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Progressive Tinnitus Management


Progressive Tinnitus Management, or PTM, is a stepped-care program that involves coordinated care between Audiology and Behavioral Health. Tele-PTM is the connected-care (telehealth) version of PTM.

Clinician Resources

Materials for your Patients

  • Tinnitus brochure
  • Patient workbook (abbreviated version, rev. Sept. 2022)
  • Links to patient PTM videos
  • Sound tolerance handout

    These materials were developed by Drs. Jim Henry (National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research), Tara Zaugg (National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research), Paula Myers (James A. Haley VA), and Caroline Schmidt (VA Connecticut Healthcare System). These resources were developed through research grants provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs Rehabilitation Research & Development (VA RR&D) Service.