Improving Access to Speech and Language Services for Native American Children

September 13, 2011

8:00 – 10:00 p.m. ET

Sponsored by SIG 14, Communication Disorders and Sciences in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations

During this live online chat, these experts will discuss the need for a holistic approach to improving access to service delivery for Native American communities. This approach considers the unique cultural context of each community and the perspectives of community members as to specific speech and language assessment and intervention needs.

  • Ella Inglebret, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Washington State University
  • Edgarita Long, PhD, Associate Professor, Speech-Language Pathology Program, Northeastern State University in Oklahoma
  • Christine Begay Vining, MS, Manager, Indian Children's Program, Center for Development and Disability, University of New Mexico

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

ASHA Corporate Partners