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 member, Jenise Straight discusses the value you receive from being a NSLHA member. "After you have met all these people you have access to a wealth of knowledge and expertise that you wouldn't get anywhere else."
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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’s NSSLHA chapter has been busy this semester. The chapter is full of close to 60 graduate and undergraduate students who are studying speech-language pathology, and more importantly, striving for excellence. The students of the chapter are finding themselves immersed in the Omaha community while advocating for and interacting with those who are affected by communication disorders.
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.
Save the date for NSLHA's 2016 Legislative Day.
February 4, 2016 in Room 1023 at the Capitol from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Senators Luncheon from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. at the Cornhusker Marriott
12 Credit Hours or 1.2 ASHA & AOTA CEUs
Location: Omaha, NE
Date: April 28-29, 2016
Host: Ollie Webb Center, Inc.
Venue: St. Timothy’s Community Room
Address: 510 N 93rd St, Omaha, NE 68114
Presented by: Whitney Pimentel, MA, CCC-SLP
Julie M. Steinmeyer, MPT, Encore Rehabilitation Services in Lincoln is searching for an E-swallow provider in Nebraska. A speech-language pathologist on staff took an online course and is needing a provider to shadow to finish her coursework. Do you know of any providers in Nebraska that she would be able contact for shadowing? Please contact Julie at 402-421-1142 ext 101 or email@example.com if you are able to provide that information.
The EBP-Decisions Project at SUNY Fredonia would like to invite your participation in a study on how speech-language pathologists make decisions regarding diagnosis and treatment. We would like your help in this study by completing a survey (http://bit.ly/ebpdecisions) that will take approximately 10-15 minutes of your time. Your participation is voluntary and you may withdraw from the survey at any time without penalty. Your name and answers to the survey will be kept confidential. Your responses to this study will be kept for future research.
Complete the survey: http://bit.ly/ebpdecisions.
To thank you for participating in this study, you will be offered the option to enter in a raffle for a $200 Amazon Card. This raffle will take place in October, 2015. Your name and email address will be used only for the raffle, and will be deleted from our database after the raffle is completed.
Please contact us if you have any questions at EBPdecisions@fredonia.edu.