Justin Osmond, son of one of the famous Osmond brothers talks about overcoming hearing loss

Justin Osmond was born with profound hearing loss into a musical family. After 12 years of intense speech and listening therapy, he can now speak with passion and through modern-day technology, hear with conviction.

Justin never allowed his hearing loss to stop him; even as a child, Justin found himself intrigued by sports, part of the Eagle Scouts, and loving and learning music. Today, Justin is the speaker for his organization, the Olive Osmond Hearing Fund, raising awareness for the deaf and hard of hearing.

In this episode, we will be discussing:

  • The struggles Justin faced during his childhood
  • The diagnostics that revealed Justin’s deafness was hereditary
  • How Justin’s father, Merrill Osmond, introduced his son to music
  • The importance of not allowing others to define our limits
  • How Justin accepts himself for who he is
  • The unique way Justin learned to play instruments
  • Justin’s acts of service from childhood to now
  • How Justin’s grandmother inspired his helpful nature
  • Justin’s relationship with sports
  • How Justin made a change for local children

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