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.
This month's member in the spotlight is T. Newell Decker.
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 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 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.
Up to 1.4 CEUs are available. Join audiologists, speech-language pathologists and students for: education; networking; professional development; information regarding the latest speech, language and hearing products and services available; and the opportunity to build relationships and strengthen your profession.
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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.