Mississippi Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA) is the statewide professional organization for speech-language pathologists, audiologists, parents/caregivers, support personnel, and students.
Posted: Feb 15 2018 12:04 PM
4/19 Mississippi St. Louis Memphis Greenville Concordia Vicksburg New Orleans Baton Rouge St. Francesville Tupelo 8:00-9:00 Exhibits Hands on CVC Words (Wiltcher) 8:00-9:00 Vestibular Testing and
Posted: Jan 30 2018 6:48 PM
We are delighted to announce this year’s Pre-Conference speaker is world-renowned Speech-Language Pathologist, Dr. Scott Yaruss! Dr. Yaruss is a Professor of Communicative Sciences and Disorders at Michigan State University. In addition to conducting research on the development of stuttering in young children, Dr. Yaruss has extensive experience working with children and adults who stutter in a
Posted: Jan 02 2018 1:03 PM
Happy New Year and welcome to MSHA 2018. I am honored to begin my service as 2018 MSHA President. It is my hope that “engagement in your state association” will be the theme for 2018. Involvement through professional service is highly rewarding. I challenge you to help promote the growth of our membership this year. MSHA continues to work tirelessly for both Speech-Language Pathologists
Posted: Dec 04 2017 4:29 PM
Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! This is going to be a great year and I know we are all excited to move forward and do what we love, serve our students with communication delays. Over the summer months, the Schools Committee developed a new optional tool for a speech-language pathologist with a Mississippi Department of Education 215 license supervising a 216 license holder. I
Posted: Apr 20 2018 3:30 PM
Outfielder Tarik El-Abour—who was diagnosed with autism at age 3—recently signed with the Kansas City Royals. El-Abour joined the team for spring training and is playing in the club’s minor…
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Posted: Apr 18 2018 8:00 PM
Meeting the benchmarks for social communication skills is a core challenge for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). In typical development, young people often learn these skills by observing others…
Posted: Apr 16 2018 8:00 PM
Today is World Voice Day! Occurring annually on April 16, World Voice Day is a great time to spread the word about the marvel of the human voice and the importance…
Posted: Apr 13 2018 8:00 PM
A new exhibition at the Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt Museum in New York City features innovative designs by and for people with disabilities. The exhibition—Access + Ability—runs through September 3. Visitors…
Posted: Apr 11 2018 8:00 PM
I’m in the middle of my third year as a speech-language pathologist, working in the elementary school setting for the entire time. I’ve come a long way since the first…
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