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TSHA 2018

The 2018 Annual Convention of the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association is held in Houston, Texas. The students and faculty of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Houston actively participate in the 2018 TSHA Convention (please see details below).

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Presenter: Laura Cizek
Title: Effective Clinical Supervision
Session Number (and Type): 4145 (traditional)
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Presenters: Haley Boyd, Jakie Freer, Lynn Maher
Title: Evidence Based Treatment and Management of Auditory Comprehension Deficits in Aphasia
Session Number (and Type): 4147 (traditional - student presentation)
Time and Room Number: 5:15 - 6:15 pm, Room 381 BC


Friday, March 2, 2018

Presenter: Laura Cizek
Title: Accent Modification: It Is In Our Scope
Session Number (and Type): 4189 (traditional)
Time: 7:45 - 8:45 am

Presenter: Anny Castilla-Earls
Title: Evidence Based Diagnosis of Developmental Language Disorders in Bilingual Children
Session Number (and Type): 4258 (short course)
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presenter: Michelle Ivey
Title: Norm-referenced Tests: Interpreting and Reporting
Session Number (and Type): 4217 (traditional)
Time and Room Number: 9:00 - 10:00 am, Room 372 AD

Presenter: Margaret Lehman Blake
Title: Language and Pragmatic Disorders Associated with Right Hemisphere Brain Damage
Session Number (and Type): 4061 (traditional)
Time and Room Number: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, Room 382 C

Presenters: Kellie Jo Lev Blake, Caitlin Calder, Enene Okwechime, Neema Parikh, Dena Linda
Title: Come and Play the FUNctional Way: UH's Language Learning Group
Session Number (and Type): 4058 (traditional)
Time and Room Number: 1:30 - 3:00 pm, Room 381 BC


Saturday, March 3, 2018

Presenters: Kay James, Logan Walsh
Title: Finding Their Voice: SLP’s Role In Voice Treatment for Transgender Clients
Session Number (and Type): 4129 (traditional)
Time: 7:30 - 9:00 am

Presenter: Kia Noelle Johnson
Title: Mentoring Students of Color into the Profession of Communication Disorders
Session Number (and Type): 4240 (traditional)
Time and Room Number: 7:30 - 8:30 am, Room 372 BE

Presenters: Stacey-Ann Simms Hansen, Frankie Bergin Sims, Lynn Maher
Title: Post-stroke Depression and Suicide Risk in People with Aphasia: The Clinician's Role
Session Number (and Type): 4170 (traditional - student presentation)
Time and Room Number: 8:00 - 9:00 am, Room 382 C



Presenters: Anny Castilla-Earls, Juliana Ronderos, Ioana Zaharia
Title: Diagnostic Accuracy of CELF-P2 and BESA in Spanihs-English Bilingual Children

Presenters: Teresa Procter, Ashwini Joshi
Title: The Show Must Go On: Surgical Rehabilitation of an Opera Singer

Presenters: C. M. Morales, Ashwini Joshi
Title: Vocal Habits and Factors Affecting Voice Use in Educators