American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

2014 - Badge - NSSLHA ExperienceThe NSSLHA Experience at the ASHA Convention

NSSLHA...The Next Generation

Friday, November 21, 2014

Rosen Centre
Orlando, Florida

The NSSLHA Experience [PDF] at ASHA's Annual Convention is geared toward students' professional development and success. Get your chapter involved in the NSSLHA Experience.

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NSSLHA Education/Clinical Sessions (non-CEU)

2014 - Badge - Educational/clinical sessions

Rapid Roundtable: "SIG"nificant Resources for Students

Rosen Centre, Level 2 in Salons 1 & 2

Session 1
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Session 2
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Learn. Share. Connect. Learn about the ASHA Special Interest Groups (SIGs) [PDF]. Engage with the experts as they share their knowledge in specific topics in speech, language, hearing and related areas. Connect with professionals in these exclusive communities and build "SIG"nificant relationships that will benefit you long after you are a student.

 

Strengthening Foundational Knowledge and Clinical Decision Making: Preparing for the Audiology PRAXIS Exam
Rosen Centre, Level 1, Grand Ballroom A
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Join members of the Praxis Audiology National Advisory Committee for a review of foundational knowledge about key content areas covered on the audiology Praxis exam using sample questions and case studies. Learn about available study resources and tips for developing an effective study plan.

 

Preparing for the SLP PRAXIS Exam: Connecting the Dots
Rosen Centre, Level 1, Grand Ballroom B
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Join members of the Praxis Speech-Language Pathology National Advisory Committee for a review of foundational knowledge about key content areas covered on the speech-language pathology Praxis exam using sample questions and case studies. Learn about available study resources and tips for developing an effective study plan.

Demystifying the Clinical Fellowship/Externship Experience
Rosen Centre, Level 1, Grand Ballroom B
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Confused? Overwhelmed? Let our panelists show you how to choose, secure, and navigate through your clinical fellowship or externship. With current clinical fellows and CF supervisors and 4th year externs and preceptors from a variety of settings, our panel is sure to be familiar with your situation. Help is here—join us!

Student Loans, Know Your Options
Rosen Centre, Level 1, Grand Ballroom A
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Get tips for getting though your graduate education with as little student loan debt as possible. This session will review the federal student loan types (Perkins, FFEL, Direct, private) as well as repayment (IBR, ICR, consolidation) and forgiveness options (Perkins, Teacher, Teacher Shortage, Public Service).

2014 - Badge - Graduate School FairThe Graduate School Fair at the NSSLHA Experience

Rosen Centre, Level 1, Grand Ballroom D/E
Friday, November 21
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Sign up to exhibit at the Graduate School Fair.

View the list of academic programs that are attending the Graduate School Fair.

The PhD Information Center at the NSSLHA Lounge

Thursday, November 20, 11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 22, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Sign up to exhibit at the PhD Information Center.

View the list of academic programs that are attending the PhD Information Center.

2014 - Badge - NSSLHA HonorsThe NSSLHA Honors Ceremony

Rosen Centre, Level 1, Grand Ballroom C
Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Celebrate the recipients of NSSLHA Honors, ignite your passion for the profession with an inspirational message from Tony Talmich, and enjoy lunch with students and ASHA professionals.

Tickets are $10 for students and professionals and available for purchase when you register for the ASHA Convention.

The Resume Star Program at the ASHA Career Fair

Noon – 4:00 p.m.

Bring your résumé and sign up for a 15-minute review by a professional recruiter.

2014 - Badge - NSSLHA Knowledge Bowl

Battle of the Regions: NSSLHA Knowledge Bowl

Rosen Centre, Level 2, Salon 12
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Watch as each of the 10 NSSLHA regions battle it out through a friendly competition based on questions similar to the Praxis Exam. Wear your region's color, make signs, create cheers, and come support your team. Prizes will be awarded to the top teams.

Register your team for a spot in the NSSLHA Knowledge Bowl!

New Event! Regional Round-Up

NSSLHA's Regional Round-up is SOLD OUT. If you would like to be added to a wait-list, e-mail asharegistration@jspargo.com. Reference "NSSLHA Regoinal Round-up" in the subject line.

Rosen Centre, Level 2, Grand A
Saturday, November 22
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

NSSLHA chapter officers and advisors, here's your chance to network with other chapters in your region. Learn the most effective practices of chapters, learn how to navigate the NSSLHA application management system, and spend time with your regional representative exchanging information and ideas about what matters in your region.

Agenda

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.: Coffee with your Councilors. Bring your chapter and advisor!

9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.: Welcome/Wait...There is a National NSSLHA?

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.: Tips to forming a successful chapter—Diane Millar and Radford University

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: SIG presentation—Donna Smiley and Katie Carstens

10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Overview of the programs/resources available for NSSLHA chapters

Councilors will bring a few laptops. We encourage participants to bring their own laptops/tablets as well.

 

 

EBS Pearson Passy-Muir Inc. Speech Pathology Group
  • The NSSLHA Knowledge Bowl
  • NSSLHA Student Luncheon Co-Sponsor
  • NSSLHA Honors Awards at the NSSLHA Luncheon
  • NSSLHA Student Luncheon Co-Sponsor
  • 2,000 Dry Erase Door Hangers for NSSLHA Attendees

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