NSLHA's mission is to promote services for speech, language, hearing, swallowing and related disorders in Nebraska; to encourage education and research activities; and to advocate for the rights of persons with communication disorders. Learn more.
NSLHA Members Celebrate Better Hearing and Speech Month during a proclamation ceremony this morning at the Capitol. Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley presented the proclamation to NSLHA President Jill Kumke.
Share your story with us in words, videos and/or photos about how you became a speech pathologist or audiologist. We’d also like to showcase and recognize NSLHA members for your activities and support of your local communities on the website. Send your information to email@example.com.
KSSHLA didn’t waste any time getting involved in the Kearney community during the Fall Semester! Members participated in both the Alzheimer’s Walk and the Susan G. Komen Race for a Cure, along with providing additional fundraising efforts and donating the proceeds to the Alzheimer’s Foundation. Read more about KSSHLA below!
The University of Nebraska at Omaha speech-language pathology students who delivered Better Hearing and Speech candy and information about speech-language-hearing services this morning to Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts, Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley, and to our state senators at the Capitol.
UNL NSSLHA had a busy school year! They participated in multiple volunteer opportunities and social events all around Nebraska and surrounding areas. Some of the volunteer opportunities they participated in were: the Huskers for Hearing Annual 5k run, Relay for Life, and the Iowa Miss Amazing Pageant. UNL NSSLHA members enjoyed social events at Defy Gravity, a Scavenger Hunt, a froyo trip to Red Mango, and an Egg Hunt at the People’s City Mission. UNL NSSLHA definitely achieved their goal of getting to know members better and maintaining their volunteer opportunities during the 2014-2015 school year.
The PROMPT Institute is coming to Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings Nebraska, July 31st-August 2nd, from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. each day. There is a limit to 30 people. The fee is $650 per person.
The 2015 National Conference on CAS will consider each child with CAS and not just their speech skills, but also their overall language, educational and developmental needs. There will be sessions to fit the learning needs of each individual who wishes to attend. The conference will be held in San Antonio, Texas at La Cantera Hill Country Resort, July 9 -11, 2015 . CASANA's annual conference features national experts who will discuss all aspects of this speech disorder, including assessment, treatment methods, education, medical and more. ASHA CE credits will be offered for speech-language pathologists in attendance.
Jacob Landis received a cochlear implant at the age of ten. He has devoted much to helping those with hearing loss. Three years ago, Jacob decided to combine his passion for baseball, cycling, and helping the hearing impaired by riding to all thirty U.S. Major League baseball stadiums to raise money for the Gift of Hearing. This money is used to offset the cost of an implant for those who cannot afford the procedure. Contact Amy at Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org or Marc Brennan at Marc.Brennan@boystown.org for more information.
Join us for the Hanen It Takes Two to Talk workshop at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center.
Instructors, clinical supervisors, and cooperating clinicians have an opportunity to share the importance of professional membership.
The purpose of this research is to investigate factors influencing the validity and reliability of the data collected for productivity standards within the speech-language pathology field, through use of the Adult component of ASHA’s NOMS. Information including general knowledge of the system, training, and opinion regarding areas of concern and strength, as reported by practicing clinicians, as well as insight into recommendations for improved reporting, is sought.
Participants: Participants must be speech-language pathologists who use or have used NOMS to report patient ratings and outcomes. SLP aides or assistants are not eligible to participate in this survey.
Contact Michelle Friesz by email at email@example.com or by phone at (208) 447-9390 to participate in the survey.