CSHA

NEWS RELEASE: CSHA Announces Jennifer Kizner as New Board Chair
July 25, 2022

NEWS RELEASE: CSHA Announces Jennifer Kizner as New Board Chair

Sacramento, CA – California Speech Language Hearing Association (CSHA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Kizner as the organization’s board chair, effective July 1, 2022. Kizner was previously CSHA chair-elect. Kizner, CsCD, M.Ed, CCC-SLP, BCSS, MBS-Imp certified clinician, has been a medical speech language pathologist for 25 years and currently works at Stanford ...[Read More]

CSHA statement regarding bodily autonomy
June 27, 2022

CSHA statement regarding bodily autonomy

The California Speech Language Hearing Association (CSHA) believes in bodily autonomy for all. Inasmuch as communication is a fundamental element of bodily autonomy, so are decisions involving health and reproductive choice. Denying women the ability to make deeply personal decisions about their health and body violates their fundamental human rights. And make no mistake, reproductive ...[Read More]

Each One, Reach One
June 2, 2022

Each One, Reach One

Doubling CSHA membership in 2022 If you’re a CSHA member, now's the time to bring a colleague into the CSHA community! If you’re not a member, now's the time to join for access to best practices, research-based knowledge and opportunities to network with like-minded professionals in the speech, hearing and language field. JOIN OR RENEW ...[Read More]

CSHA launches new Mentor Match program
May 27, 2022

CSHA launches new Mentor Match program

CSHA is launching a new Mentor Match program that will connect students, clinical fellows and experienced professionals in the areas of speech-language pathology and audiology for online networking and career development. Connect, collaborate and share your professional experiences with others in the field! Mentors and mentees identify each other based on criteria that include professional ...[Read More]

Sign up for the CSHA Advocacy Network
May 13, 2022

Sign up for the CSHA Advocacy Network

CSHA recently launched its long-planned Advocacy Network for members! By joining the network, CSHA Advocacy Network members will receive: Timely policy and legislative updates via texts and emails Urgent calls to action Insightful policy updates And more! This new member benefit allows members to directly communicate with their legislators on issues of key importance to ...[Read More]

Q&A: Holly Cohen and Shari Eberts
April 20, 2022

Q&A: Holly Cohen and Shari Eberts

Executive producers of hearing loss documentary tell their story (From Spring 2022 Convey magazine) By Jennifer Snelling “We Hear You” is a documentary about hearing loss, which impacts 430 million people worldwide. The film shares the lived experiences of several individuals dealing with hearing loss. Named Best Film on Disability in the June 2021 monthly awards …[Read More]

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month
April 15, 2022

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month

At the California Speech Language Hearing Association, we believe all people should be empowered with the fundamental human right to engage and connect. That’s why we strive to raise awareness about communication disorders and the role of CSHA members in providing life-altering treatment to those with speech and hearing challenges. Join us in recognizing Better ...[Read More]

Thank you for attending Convergence 2022
April 4, 2022

Thank you for attending Convergence 2022

A few reminders: (1) Check your email for the event survey. Your feedback helps us to improve our program offerings and conference events. The survey will close on April 11, 2022. (2) Your certificate for the conference is now available and sent to your email inbox. If your certificate is incorrect, please email convergence@cshafoundation.org before April ...[Read More]

NEWS RELEASE: Convergence 2022 in Pasadena to honor state’s SLP, AuD consumers
March 17, 2022

NEWS RELEASE: Convergence 2022 in Pasadena to honor state’s SLP, AuD consumers

The California Speech Language Hearing Association Foundation (CSHAF) will be highlighting consumers of the speech language pathology and audiology profession during its Opening General Session and Celebration of Excellence ceremony. Convergence 2022 is scheduled for March 24-27, 2022 at the Pasadena Convention Center. The keynote speaker for Opening General Session on March 24 from 9 …[Read More]