Strategies for Serving Children Deaf or Hard of Hearing With a Diagnosis of Autism

September 7, 2017

8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. ET

Sponsored by SIG 1, SIG 9, and SIG 16

This live online chat will focus on strategies to work with children who are deaf or hard of hearing who also have a diagnosis of autism. Discussion leaders from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Miami University will be online to help members explore important issues related to differential diagnosis, assessment, and intervention as well as the role of interprofessional collaboration in serving this population. The following panelists will be available to answer questions:

  • Paula Barson, MA, CCC-SLP, Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Jenna-Leah Duffield, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, Speech-Language Pathologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Melissa Ferrello, AuD, CCC-A, Audiologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Aaron Shield, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Miami University

This free event is open to all ASHA members (it is not offered for CEUs).


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