SWPSHA-Southwestern Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association






Executive Board

Membership Application



The Southwestern Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association (SWPSHA) is a membership organization consisting of Speech-Language Pathologists, Audiologists, and Teachers of the Hearing Impaired. Its purpose is to stimulate a greater interest in, and provide for the exchange of information regarding the nature, prevention, and management of communicative disorders in the local community.

We subscribe to the mission statement of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, which is: to promote the interests of and provide the highest quality services for professionals in Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology, and Speech & Hearing Science, and to advocate for people with communication disabilities.



Due to predicted bad weather-
Will attempt to reschedule

ASHA Revisted


Where: UPMC Passavant Hospital
Donor Hall

When: Saturday, February 21st, 2015

Time: 9:00AM – NOON

Presenters & Topics

Tracy Fox, M.S., CCC-SLP/L & Nancy A. Harrison, M.S., CCC-SLP/L Using the VB-MAPP Assessment and Barriers to choose an AAC device for non-verbal students with autism

Sujini Ramachandar, MS, CCC-SLP - The Therapy in Teletherapy: Benefits of Parent Education in Children with Hearing Loss

Diane L. Williams, Ph.D. CCC-SLP - Information Processing Mechanisms in ASD: What We’ve Learned Relevant to SLPs

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Workshop Fees

Free for Members
$10 Student Non-Members
$20 Professional Non-Members
**Additional $10 fee for those seeking Act 48**


For further information, email us at:


or contact:

Elizabeth Straub