NMSHA Represented at ASHA Convention

Joan Mele-McCarthy, ASHA VP for Governmental Relations and Public Policy, presents the renewed state association certificate to NMSHA President, Krista Claflin; President-Elect, Sandra Nettleton; and Past President, Michael Kaplan. The presentation was made at the 2015 Council of State Association (CSAP) conference in Denver.

SLP Survey

The EBP-Decisions Project at SUNY Fredonia would like to invite your participation in a study on how speech language pathologists make decisions regarding diagnosis and treatment. We would like your help in this study by completing a survey (http://bit.ly/ebpdecisions) that will take approximately 10-15 minutes of your time. Your participation …

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Good News for SLPs in New Mexico!

According to the data-science group GoodCall, New Mexico ranks highly as one of the best places in the country for speech language pathology professionals. The rankings were determined by examining average salary, job market health and working conditions. This is good news for our state! Here’s a link to the …

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Action Alert

ASHA Elections ASHA elections are now open. You can go to www.asha.org and click on the candidates to view their qualifications. Please vote! Also, please note that Marlene Salas-Provance from NMSU is running for the ASHA Board. Please support her nomination and cast your vote. The Committee on Nominations and …

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ASHA Awards

ASHA Awards Announcement It’s that time of year – time to nominate individuals for ASHA Honors and Awards!  As the first recipient of ASHA’s newest award, I want to encourage state and national leaders to get the word out to nominate school-based colleagues for the only ASHA award that recognizes …

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Community Service Award

Vadra Baca, the deputy director of the NM Regulation and Licensing Department worked with the Speech Pathology, Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensing Board and members of NMSHA on the revision of the Act as well as speaking in support  of the Act during each legislative session. She was instrumental in …

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Minority Student Leadership Program

In 1999, ASHA established a Minority Student Leadership Program to provide racial/ethnic minority students with an opportunity to explore leadership within ASHA, to increase awareness of the Association and its governance, and to network with Association leaders. Students that have participated in this program at the national level have a …

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