Dr. Richard Adler, Speech Language-Hearing Sciences Department had the following article published in the online journal from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Read the rest of this entry →
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Attention Speech Language Pathologists and Educators: The 2015 MSUM/UND Spring Symposium is April 9-10
Attention Speech Language Pathologists and Educators:
The 2015 MSUM/UND Spring Symposium April 9th -10th
Featuring: Read the rest of this entry →
-we are a hosting the event in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s national event
-Eventide, the Fairmont, is cohosting the event with us and providing tours of the facility and refreshments
-SERTOMA (Service to Mankind) service organization provided a grant for some of the materials used.
-Professors and graduate students in SLHS will carry out memory and hearing screenings and provide prevention information.
Free confidential memory screenings. Hearing screenings also available on site.
Open to the public.
South entrance of Eventide, the Fairmont, 801 2nd Ave North, Moorhead MN
1:30 to 3:30 Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
The Fargo/Moorhead chapter of the National Stuttering Association (a non-profit organization dedicated to the support of people who stutter) holds monthly meetings on the third Thursday of the month (March 20, April 17, and May 15) at 6:30 p.m. in Conference Room 210 of Murray Hall at MSUM. New faces are always welcome! Contact Bruce Hanson at 477.4641 with questions.
Richard K. Adler, professor of SLHS, recently presented three papers on Voice Therapy and Standards of Care at the World Professional Association for Transgender Health Symposium held in Bangkok, Thailand. At the symposium, Dr. Adler received a commendation award from the association for his research and therapy work dealing with transgender clients’ health.
Mari Beth Plankers, M.S., CCC-SLP and Rachel Stotts, M.S., CCC-SLP submitted a grant application to the “Dille Fund for Excellence” to develop a Sensory Integration (SI) Resource Center in the SLHS Clinic. Sensory integration (SI) and intervention has been used for the treatment of numerous individuals with a wide range of learning and developmental challenges. SI refers to the ability to organize, integrate, and use information from the body and the environment. Read the rest of this entry →
The Fargo/Moorhead Chapter of the National Stuttering Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the support of people who stutter and provides a safe and friendly atmosphere for people who stutter, and those affected by stuttering. Monthly chapter meetings are held on the MSUM campus in the Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences department located in Murray Hall. Spring semester chapter meetings are scheduled for January 16, February 20, April 17 and May 15 at 6:30 p.m. in Murray Hall, room 210. If you have questions you may contact Prof. Bruce Hanson in the SLHS Department at (218) 477-4641 or email@example.com.
Nov. 14-16, the following students and faculty presented research at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association convention in Chicago:
Nancy Paul and Mary Drake, faculty
*Issues Related to Community Memory Screenings
Richard Adler with the following graduate student researchers:
-Arica Flach, * Certified Nursing Assistants’ Knowledge of Swallowing Disorders for Assistance to SLPs
-Gretta Hjelseth, * University Clinical Supervisors’ Role in the Use of Telepractice Read the rest of this entry →
Free memory and hearing screenings, Tuesday, Nov. 19 at Murray Hall from 10-11 a.m. and from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Memory screenings are for those age 55+.
Walk-ins are welcome, or call 218.477.2330 for an appointment.
The Speech-Language & Hearing Sciences department is offering free memory and hearing screenings in Murray Hall on Nov. 19 from 10-11 a.m. and 12:30-2:30 p.m. The screening will take 15 minutes or less. You can walk in or call the Speech-Language & Hearing Clinic to schedule an appointment at 218.477.2330.
Memory screenings are intended for individuals age 55 or older.
“School-Age Therapy for Stuttering from the Other Side of the Therapy Table” Q&A Session/Discussion today
This event, hosted by the Fargo-Moorhead Chapter of the National Stuttering Association, will focus on experiences with speech therapy for stuttering. Parents, SLPs, and members of the community are invited to ask members of the NSA questions on topics related to stuttering and stuttering therapy for school-age children. There will be door prizes and refreshments. This event will be held in the South Porch of Murray Hall, MSUM Campus, Thursday, April 18 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
American Sigh Language Night (ASL) is April 13, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Come for a night full of fun and signing! Members of ASL Club and the Deaf community will showcase a variety of entertainment including signing songs, performing skits, and showing a short documentary about having a Deaf parent. There will also be several speakers presenting important topics in Deaf culture. Read the rest of this entry →
Tuesday, April 2, CMU 203
3:30-4 Presentation 1: Bullying Prevention in Middle School- Jodi Stauss-Stassen, MS in Nursing, 2012
4:15-4:45 Presentation 2: Technology for Aphasia Treatment- Heidi Iwashita, MS in Speech-Language Pathology, 2013
The SLHS Department would like to announce that the MSUM/UND Spring Symposium will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott in Moorhead on April 4-5, 2013. The speaker is Pamela Crooke from Social Thinking who will be talking about communication of children and adults with high-functioning autism or Aspergers. More information and registration details will be available as the date gets closer.
The Fargo-Moorhead Chapter of the National Stuttering Association will be meeting on the following dates on the MSU Moorhead campus, at 6:30 p.m. in Murray Hall, room 210. All are invited to attend.
February 21: “An Online Visit with Judy Kuster” Read the rest of this entry →
Leni Ramberg’s latest book, A Clown Dog’s Christmas, is now available for Kindle, and will soon be available on Nook readers. The paperback is available through Amazon, says Ramberg (1973, Speech-Theatre and English). A book-signing event took place in Los Angeles, where Ramberg lives, last Sunday. The writer’s work was edited by another MSUM alum, Pamela Troumbly (1971, Elementary Education). The two women have worked together on several writing projects, including Ramberg’s first book for young people, Girlfriend Detectives.
Richard K. Adler, SLHS Department presented the annual fall lecture at the University of Minnesota Duluth for the Eddy Lecture Series, on Oct. 6, 2012.
Richard K. Adler, SLHS Department was part of a panel discussion on voice therapy at the Canadian Professional Association for Transgender Health in Winnipeg, Manitoba on Sept. 22, 2012.
The next National Stuttering Association meeting is Thursday, Oct.18, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room (210) in Murray Hall. We welcome new members!
Anyone with an interest in stuttering is welcome. For more information, please contact Bruce Hanson at 218.477.4641 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eleven Speech-Language Pathology graduate students have been accepted to present at national convention
Eleven students in the Speech-Language Pathology graduate program in the SLHS department have been accepted to present research at the national convention of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association in Atlanta, Ga., in November. The research was supervised by Dr. Richard Adler, Dr. Kris Vossler, Dr. Nancy Paul, and Dr. Mary Drake.
For a list of recent presentations click here.