Our Mission

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.

In the Spotlight

News & Announcements

  • Vestibular loss is an often overlooked issue in children undergoing cochlear implantation. This presentation will review the prevalence and consequences of vestibular loss in children undergoing cochlear implantation and the roles of the Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathologist in diagnosis and intervention.

  • You are invited to participate in a research study to identify possible effects that disabilities have on academic performance in SLP graduate programs.

    A direct benefit for participating in this survey includes an option to be entered into a drawing to receive a one-time reward of $50. We are hoping that the information you provide will help future SLP students and programs with information they can use to shape program policy and practice.

  • Are you an SLP who has experience providing language and literacy intervention to students with TBI? If so, please take this survey! It takes about 10 minutes to complete, and you could win one of four $50 Amazon gift cards. Please feel free to forward this survey to other SLPs who may be interested in completing it.

  • Tuesday, August 9—Day 1 will include research/evidence on the effectiveness of Narrative Story Retell, assessment procedures and a brief overview of interventions. Friday, December 16—Day 2 will review assessment procedures and provide in-depth training on interventions, with the opportunity for those who have been using the intervention to share data, videos, and ask questions. Be sure to register for this training. To register for Day 2, individuals must attend Day 1. *School staff should register online through Odie. Go to http://www.esu10.org to access an Odie workshop and register or to request an Odie account. If you have difficulty requesting an account, please contact Polly Hays at 308-237-5927.

  • We invite you to become a member of the Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSLHA). Help strengthen our speech-language pathology and audiology profession by participating in professional development opportunities, and by advocating for the rights and interests of persons with communication disorders.

  • Continue to receive membership services, participate in professional development opportunities, and receive advocacy support. NSLHA is a strong voice working on behalf of its members to advocate for speech, language, and hearing services.