Benefits of National Membership
"Members Only" Access
Members receive access to the "members only" areas of the NSSLHA and ASHA websites, which include all ASHA journals, NSSLHA Community discussions, In the Loop—NSSLHA's monthly e-mail announcement service, and convenient membership dues renewal.
Contemporary Issues in Communication Science and Disorders
As of January 2010, of Contemporary Issues in Communication Science and Disorders (CICSD), a NSSLHA publication, is available online only. Members can receive print issues on demand.
Members receive two issues of NSSLHA's newsletter, NSSLHA Now! The newsletter prints two times a year: April and November.
The ASHA Leader
Members receive a print subscription to the The ASHA Leader, the ASHA members' newsletter. The online archive of The ASHA Leader is available on the ASHA website.
Members have online access to all of the following ASHA journals: American Journal of Audiology; American Journal of Speech Language Pathology; Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research; and Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools. The ASHA journals are available on the ASHA website exclusively.
Reduced Registration to the ASHA Convention
Members receive a reduced registration fee for the ASHA Convention. New members may register for the ASHA Convention online after completing the NSSLHA application. Visit the ASHA Convention website for information about the conference.
Discounted Special Interest Group Membership
Members are eligible for a discounted Associate Affiliate membership in ASHA's Special Interest Groups. Read information about Special Interest Groups to learn more.
ASHA and NSSLHA Product Discounts
Members receive discounts on ASHA or NSSLHA products and publications. Browse ASHA's Products Catalog and place your order now!
Liability, Medical, and Dental Insurance
Members have access to professional liability, medical, and dental insurance through plans available exclusively to NSSLHA members. Contact Mercer Consumer at 866-795-9340 or go to the Mercer Consumer website.
NSSLHA-to-ASHA Membership Conversion Discount
Members are eligible for the NSSLHA to ASHA Conversion Program Discount, which represents a significant savings on dues and fees for your first year of ASHA membership and certification.
Subaru VIP Program Privileges
Members Discounts on the purchase or lease of a new car from Subaru of America. Read FAQs about the Subaru VIP Program for more about this great opportunity.
Rental Car Discounts
You have to contact companies directly for more information to access the benefits. In most cases you will need to state that you are a member of NSSLHA and provide your membership number. Call the Action Center at 800-498-2071 for the member discount code for automobile insurance.
Avis Rent A Car System
Call the Action Center at 800-498-2071 for the member discount code.
Budget Rent A Car
Members can enjoy savings of up to 25% off when renting a vehicle from a participating location in the contiguous U.S. and Canada. Use Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number R539300 to shop the lowest rates for your next rental.
Technical Assistance and Resources from ASHA
Members receive technical assistance and resources from ASHA. Members have access to information from staff about any subject, including what's listed below. To receive Technical Assistance, call the Action Center at 1-800-498-2071 or e-mail your questions to:
- Join online!
- Call the Action Center at 800-498-2071 and apply for membership over the telephone with a major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover only!)
- Visit the NSSLHA Chapter on your campus and complete an application.
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