2017 Fall Convention

2017 NSLHA Fall Convention

Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association's 2017 Fall Convention

Session Slides and Handouts

Thursday, September 14, 2017

General Session Changing Landscape: Resources Members Need to Protect Their Services in a Changing Healthcare/Education Environment by Janet Deppe MS, CCC-SLP, FNAP

Social Thinking Across the Home and School Day: The ILAUGH Model Slides by D. Renee Attaway, MS, BA

Assessment and Treatment of Neuropsychological Function Post Mild Traumatic Brain Injury by Ryan Ernst, Psy.D.

Vestibular Testing and Management in Children by Amanda Rodriguez, AuD, Ph.D.

Deficit-Based Dysphagia Management: Assessment and Treatment Strategies by Angela Dietsch, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Student-Led IEPs by Jennifer Miller, MA

Shaping Auditory-Linguistic Experiences for Children Who are Hard of Hearing: The Role of Intervention & Amplification on Speech and Language Outcomes by Meredith Spratford, AuD

Nebraska Early Hearing Detection & Intervention Program: Following up on Babies from Birth to Diagnosis by MeLissa Butler, BS

Go, Team! Collaboration for Young Children with Hearing Loss by Katie Brennan, M.S., CCC-SLP

Friday, September 15, 2017

Together is Better: Integrating Speech Pathology and Applied Behavior Analysis to Provide Intervention for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Leslie Van Winkle, MA, CCC-SLP and Logan Gibson, MA, BCBA, PLMHP

AAC Assessment: Protocols for Children and Adults by Miechelle McKelvey, Ph.D., CCC-SLP and Kristy Weissling, SLP.D., CCC-SLP

Hearing Loss and Healthy Aging: Public Health Considerations by Nicholas S. Reed, CCC-A

Madsen Aurical - Enhancing Probe Microphone Measures through Integrated Verification by Kellie Fedde

Adult Amplification: When to Refer for BAHA or CI Evaluation by Krissa Downey, AuD

Dyslexia Evaluation and Intervention: Implications for Speech-Language Pathologists by Jacqueline Huscroft-D'Angelo, Ph.D., Rebecca Miller, BS, BCEA and Elizabeth Andreasen, MS, CCC-SLP

Breaking Barriers for Telepractice by Laura Moody, M.S.Ed, CCC-SLP

Implantable Hearing Technology Candidacy Update by Mickie Paben, AuD, CCC-A

Medicaid Update for Audiologists by Cindy Johnson, AuD, CCC-A and Leisha Eiten, AuD, CCC-A


Thank You to Our 2017 Fall Convention Sponsors

News & Announcements

  • 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at St. Mark's Methodist Church in Lincoln, NE
    “Striving for Student Success: How and Why Orton-Gillingham based Multisensory Language Teaching Methods can work for children with dyslexia and reading difficulties” presentation by Pam Bazis.

  • Nov. 9th Star City Lions Club Fundraiser

    Stars City Lions Club will be collecting old hearing aids and eyeglasses
    Nov. 9th from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
    Raising Cane's at 5810 S. 58th Street in Lincoln, NE
    20% of the proceeds will be donated to the Star City Lions Club

  • You're Invited to Oct. 21st Education Summit

    Any professionals interested in practices in academic excellence for all children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing are invited to attend. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. at the UNO Milo Bail Student Center at 6203 University Dr. S., in Omaha. Mail your registration with name, address, email and special accommodations by Oct. 6th to Attn: Jenny Corum, 1313 Farnam 3rd Floor, Omaha, NE 68102.

  • The Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association has experienced several recent legislative and regulatory advocacy accomplishments, and wanted to share with you the ongoing work being done for members in our state. Listen to this recording for more information.