The purpose of this organization is to promote the profession of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology, maintain a liaison with other professional organizations and the community, act as an advocate for all persons with communicative impairments, and provide opportunities to members to assemble regularly to engage in professional activities.
Membership in the Capital Area Speech-Hearing-Association consists of the following:
- Regular Members are the voting body of the organization. The officers of the Executive Council shall be elected from this body.
- Associate Members are entitled to all membership privileges except those of the voting and holding office.
- Student Members are entitled to all membership privileges except those of voting and holding office.
ATTENTION: There will be a NEW ASHA CEU Participant Form that you will be filling out and submitting at the end of all future workshops. The form requires your name, address, daytime phone, email, and ASHA number - similar to the previous form. The following will be new: IF YOU ARE NOT AN ASHA MEMBER OR CCC HOLDER, YOU MUST BE LICENSED OR CREDENTIALED TO PRACTICE SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY (SLP) OR AUDIOLOGY OR PREPARING TO PRACTICE TO EARN ASHA CEU'S. UNDER THESE CIRCUMSTANCES, YOU WILL NEED ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: YOUR LICENSE NUMBER, CERTIFIED STATE/ORGANIZATION AND NUMBER, CLINICAL FELLOW SUPERVISOR'S NAME AND HIS/HER ASHA ACCOUNT NUMBER, AND/OR IF YOU ARE ENROLLED IN A GRADUATE PROGRAM IN SLP OR AUDIOLOGY, THE NAME OF THE UNIVERSITY AND EXPECTED GRADUATION DATE.
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Congratulations to Lauren Alley, winner of a free CASHA student membership! Lauren entered a drawing at our Moving Message table at The College of Saint Rose.
CASHA is pleased to announce this year's recipients of the CASHA Graduate Scholarship Awards.
This year's recipients are:
and Noel Shafi.
CONGRATULATIONS TO MARCY STEINBERG, RECIPIENT OF CASHA’S 2012 DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD
Each Year, CASHA’s Distinguished Service Award is presented to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to our field, to the communicatively impaired, and/or to related professional organizations. Marcy Steinberg has over 30 years experience working in the field of Communication Disorders. She has shown herself to be an innovator as well as a dedicated leader. She has served as Team Leader and Assistive Technology Expert to Questar III Speech Language Pathologists. She is an outstanding team organizer who encourages professionalism by keeping team members informed of new developments while also empowering them to explore new ideas on diagnosis and treatment of communication disorders. Marcy has been an outspoken advocate in procuring materials and equipment needed to serve speech and language students effectively. She personally provides technical training to speech-language pathologists and also procures professional presentations for the team. Marcy's support of her colleagues has been immeasurable.
In addition to her contributions as Adjunct Instructor College of St. Rose, Marcy has been a long-time CASHA supporter. She has served as CASHA’s newsletter editor for seven years, and in best interests of ecology and economy, she developed and launched the on-line edition of the newsletter. She is now serving in her third year as treasurer on CASHA’s Executive Council. Please join us in congratulating this most deserving colleague, Marcy Steinberg, recipient of the 2012 Distinguished Service Award.
2012 CASHA Holiday Tree
which is displayed at Baptist Nursing Home.
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