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Wed Apr 5, 2017 9:00 AM

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KSHA is sponsoring the following workshop: Context-Based Approaches to Person-Centered Cognitive-Communicative Therapy for Adults


Abstract: Person-centered approaches to cognitive-communicative therapy will be outlined in accordance with the Life Participation approaches. Therapeutic approaches to support participation in conversation will be highlighted. Suggestions to create authentic communicative contexts in various settings will be provided. 


Speaker: Natalie Douglas, PhD, CCC-SLP

Natalie F. Douglas, PhD, CCC-SLP, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Disorders at Central Michigan University. Her research aims to advance implementation science, communication and quality of life interventions for people with dementia, and life participation approaches to the treatment of aphasia. 


This program has been approved by ASHA for 0.25 CEUs (Professional area, Intermediate level)/

Location: Manhattan, KS - (Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community - 2121 Meadowlark Rd)


Presented in partnership with Meadowlark Memory Program


Register for this event: Workshop on Person-Centered Cognitive-Communication Therapy for Adults







September 21-23, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel in Overland Park, KS


If you wish to submit a proposal for a spoken presentation OR a poster that you do NOT wish to be considered for a KSHA scholarship, please submit the following by April 1, 2017.


 1. Call for Papers form

2. Disclosure form for EACH person who will be presenting


If you are a student and you wish to submit a poster presentation to be considered for the Margaret Byrne Sarricks scholarship (and optional Dixie Heinrich Servant Leadership award), you must submit the following by April 30, 2017.

1Application for Margaret Byrne Sarricks Scholarship

2. Disclosure form for EACH person who will be presenting the poster at the conference

3. Optional: Application for the Dixie Heinrich Servant Leadership Award and your letters of reference should be submitted using the Letter of Reference Form. (you will provide this link to whomever you ask to write a letter)


2018 Conference: October 4-6, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Wichita, KS 


KSHA's Mission:
KSHA provides innovative professional development, advocacy, leadership, and networking for current and future speech language and hearing professionals to enhance service delivery for those with communication and related disorders.  

KSHA's Vision:
Through effective communication all individuals will realize their potential. 






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