59th Annual Convention

October 15-16, 2021

Recordings available October 20 – November 3, 2021

All sessions will be offered virtually. Once you have registered, you will receive an email notifying you of your convention registration with a link to join the Convention platform.

Following the live event, attendees will be provided with a link to the CE Reporting System to file CEUs for submission to ASHA. Deadline for submitting CEUs is Saturday, October 30.

 

Registration Rates

NMSHA Member – $150
Other State Association Member – $150
*Professional Non-Member – $275
Students – $25

*The Non-Member registrants will receive a free NMSHA membership through July 31, 2022.

Online Registration has closed. To register, contact the NMSHA Office.

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Program

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*ALL TIMES NOTED ARE MOUNTAIN TIME ZONE*

Friday, October 15

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY TRACK

8:30 am – 12:00 pm (3 hour session with a half hour break from 10:00 am – 10:30 am)
F1 – Motivation Matters: Positive Supports and AAC Strategies for Children With Autism
Cindy Gevater, PhD

10:00 am – 10:30 am (Poster Sessions – Will repeat 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm)
F2 – Beyond Core Vocabulary Word Frequency: What’s in a Toddler’s Utterance?
Priscilla Magallanes; Cathy Binger, PhD, CCC-SLP

F7 – Increasing Teletherapy Engagement with a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Katherine Kirtley

8:30 am – 10:00 am
F3 – Completing an Oral Mechanical Evaluation
Kindra Davis, MS, CCC-SLP, COM

10:30 am – 12:00 pm
F4 – Completing an Oral Mechanical and Chairside Swallow Evaluation
Kindra Davis, MS, CCC-SLP, COM

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm (3 hour session with a half hour break from 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm)
F5 – Panel: Assessment and Intervention for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Lead Presenter: Joan Esse Wilson, PhD, CCC-SLP; Panelists: Heike Lehnert-LeHouillier, PhD, CCC-SLP
Kali Hall, MA, LCSW; Lisa Peterson, PhD; Victoria Alamaguer, MA, CCC-SLP

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm (3 hour session with a half hour break from 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm)
F6 – AAC Intervention with Preschoolers: Techniques to Build Grammar Skills
Seana Evelyn, MA, CCC-SLP; Cathy Binger, PhD, CCC-SLP

AUDIOLOGY TRACK

8:00 am – 12:15 pm (4 hour session with a 15-minute break from 10:00 am – 10:15 am)
F8 – Auditory Processing Disorders: Where Do I Start?, Part 1
Beth O’Brien, MA, CCC-A; Rachel Franck, MA, CCC-SLP

12:45 pm – 2:15 pm
F9 – Auditory Processing Disorders: Where Do I Start?, Part 2
Beth O’Brien, MA, CCC-A; Rachel Franck, MA, CCC-SLP

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
F10 – Audiological Management of COVID-19 Survivors – What We Know So Far
Robert M. DiSogra, AuD, FAAA

Saturday, October 16
8:00 am – 10:00 am (This presentation will go towards your supervision requirement)
S1 – More Than “Just” Supervising
Lori A. Nelson, MS, CCC-SLP; Genevieve Munoz, MA, CCC-SLP; Laura Bucknell, MS, CCC-SLP

9:00 am – 10:00 am (This presentation will go towards your supervision requirement) Pre-Recorded
S2 – Support Personnel: Training, Trends and Regulation
Eileen Crowe, MA; Lisa Wolf, BA

10:15 am – 11:45 am (This presentation will go towards your ethics requirement) Pre-Recorded
S3 – SuperHeros Reflect the Big E
Adrienne McElroy-Bratcher, SLPD, CCC-SLP, CBIST

11:45 am – 1:00 pm – NMSHA 52nd Annual Business Meeting (not available for CEUs)
You are cordially invited to the NMSHA Business meeting from 11:45 pm to 1:00 pm Saturday, October 16, 2021. Please join NMSHA members and honored guests for our business meeting to elect officers, review accomplishments and more.

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
S4 – How Do You Present and Get a Legislative Bill/Law Passed? Legislative Process and Update!
Sue Griffith; Richard Romero

2:45 pm – 4:15 pm
S5 – PANEL: Speech-Language Pathologist – Assistant Task Force From Across NM
Lauryn Waits, MS, CCC-SLP, Karen Shirley, MS, CCC-SLP; Phyllis Palmer, PhD, CCC-SLP

Continuing Education

The live course on October 15 and 16, is available for up to 1.05 ASHA CEUs (various levels)
The recordings available October 20-November 3, are available for up to 2.25 ASHA CEUs (various levels)

The live supervision courses (S1 and S2) on October 16, are available for up to 0.2 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level)
The recordings of the supervision courses (S1 and S2) available October 20-November 3, are available for up to 0.3 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level)

The live ethics course (S3) on October 16 is available for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level)
The recording of the ethics course (S3) available October 20-November 3, is available for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level)

Presenter Disclosures

NMSHA SPECIAL COLLABORATIVE/SUPPORT /INTEREST GROUPS are beginning via Zoom.

  • Dysphagia lead by Aaron Padilla (meet every other month—next meeting 10/21/21 @ 6pm via zoom) email: aapad3@gmail.com
  • Clinical Fellows lead by Cassidy Wilder (meet every other month—next meeting 10/23/21 @ 10:00am via zoom and in person at the UNM SHS classroom) email: Cassidy.is.wilder@gmail.com
  • Bilingual Issues and Discussions lead by Toni Trujillo (meet every month beginning 10/27/21 @ 6pm) email: yuccatherapyservices@gmail.com
  • Child Speech/Language need a volunteer to lead this group. (Will meet and coordinated by leader)

Contact the leader of the SCSIG for more information.