Advertise

Advertise employment opportunities, your company's products and services, or other information to NSLHA members and others interested in speech-language pathology and audiology. You can advertise on the website, through eblasts or in The Networker (NSLHA's quarterly electronic newsletter). View the advertising policies, rates and contracts in this section for details.

Marketing Professional Development Opportunities, Events and Activities Policy

NSLHA members, non-members and other entities that would like to promote their events at no cost to NSLHA members must submit a request to the NSLHA President.  The NSLHA President will determine whether the event or other information would provide an educational need or other interest for NSLHA members, and will review the request to ensure that the event is not held at the same time, or in close proximity, to any NSLHA event.  If approval is given by the President, the event or other information will be posted on the NSLHA website.

News & Announcements

  • The Fall Convention brings together audiologists, speech-language pathologists and students from around the state who are looking for the best products and services available for their schools, hospitals, universities and private practices. Sponsorships help enhance the visibility and recognition of your company or organization while supporting the speech-language-hearing profession. Exhibitors also have the opportunity to offer continuing education at their booths.

  • Receive a summary of the current issues that have been discussed with the individual Heritage Health Plans (Medicaid managed care), as well as general Medicaid updates. Legislative efforts for 2017 will also be reviewed. Time will be provided for audience members to present their issues and questions about Nebraska's implementation of Medicaid managed Care and share their stories/problems.

  • The Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Endowment Fund (NSHLEF) is offering two $1,000 scholarships. Apply by June 30th.

  • Participate in Fluency Enhancing Tactile Speech for Those Who Stutter Study

    The Wheat Lab at The University of Mississippi is researching the use of a smartphone app that provides fluency enhancing tactile speech for those who stutter. During this clinical trial, we are providing a free app for either iOS or Android, such that we can measure the effects of pulsating tactile vibrations on stuttering frequency. This is an open clinical trial, and we can accept English speaking participants from all over the country; During these weekly sessions over video conference, participants will be asked to share with us their experiences with the app, as well as provide some speech samples. Contact tactile@speechandhearingcenter.org to participate.

  • looking for currently practicing speech‐language pathologists who routinely assess cognitive skills to complete this 15-20 minute online survey. Results from this study will help researchers understand current cognitive assessment practices, define strengths and weaknesses of available assessments, and determine next steps for future assessment creation.