Rhode Island Speech-Language-Hearing Association


The mission of RISHA is to support the professions of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology through advocacy, public awareness, and professional development on behalf of its members and the individual they serve.


President’s Message

Congratulations and thank you to all who participated at RISHA's annual Better Hearing and Speech Month display at the Rhode Island State House on Tuesday May 19, 2015. Please visit the blog for more information and pictures from this important event.

Get Involved

Please consider volunteering your time and getting involved! RISHA still needs an ASHA STAR (State Advocate for Reimbursement, Conference Committee chairs and a President-elect for 2016. This great organization needs new volunteers. Please contact Dora Arsenault if you are interested in volunteer opportunities.


2015 School Committee Meetings

Next meetings are on Tuesday, September 29 and Tuesday, November 3. All meetings are at the North Kingstown Town Library upstairs meeting room from 4:15 - 6:00PM

Join the committee or attend a meeting, contact Chairpersons: Keleigh Sabourin or Lynn Feldman for more info

Please let us know how the full implementation of the evaluation system is going! Contact us through this website or email Ellen Connery

Please send us information on the impact of the 9 year old rule in RI- how it affects the students served in our schools.