Louisiana State Contact Information

Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Louisiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association
c/o Lagniappe Management Services
P.O. Box 83132
Baton Rouge, LA 75070  

Contact: Bettsie Norton
Phone: 225-252-8993
E-mail: bettsie.norton@gmail.com

State Regulatory Agencies

Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Licensing

Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Towne Park Centre 37283 Swamp Road, Suite 3B
Prairieville, LA 70769

Phone: 225-313-6358 
E-mail: aud-slp@lbespa.org

Early Intervention Requirements for Practice

EarlySteps
Louisiana Department of Health
P.O. Box 629 
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Contact: Brenda B. Sharp
Phone: 225-342-0095
E-mail: brenda.sharp@la.gov

Hearing Aid Dispenser Licensing

Board for Hearing Aid Dealers
Louisiana Department of Health
100 South Pavillion Circle, Room 107
West Monroe, LA 71294

Contact: Resa Brady, Administrative Secretary
Phone: 318-362-3014
Fax: 318-362-3019
E-mail: rblbhad@aol.com

School-Based Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Certification/Licensure

Teach Louisiana
Division of Certification, Preparation, & Recruitment
Louisiana Department of Education
P. O. Box 94064
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9064

Phone: 877-453-2721
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Special Education Contacts

Students with Disabilities
Louisiana State Department of Education
1201 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9064

Contact: Phyllis Butler, Education Program Consultant, SEACDC Member
Phone: 225-342-3513
Fax: 225-219-7370
E-mail: Phyllis.Butler@la.gov

Hearing Screening Contacts

Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program 
Louisiana Department of Health 
P.O. Box 60630 
New Orleans, LA 70160

Contact: Melinda Peat, Program Manager
Phone: 504-568-5028
Fax: 504-568-5854
E-mail: melinda.peat@la.gov

Louisiana Department of Education
1201 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802-5243
Phone: 877-453-2721
Fax: 225-342-0193

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