2018 RISHA Conference

RISHA is pleased to announce our 2018 Conference to be held at Rhode Island College on March 24, 2018. An exciting line-up of presentations is planned.  Joan Arsenault, CCC-SLP and Jane Musgrave OTL/R will be conducting a full-day session on Sensory Modulation theory and techniques and its role in calming, altering and grounding during dining and swallowing. Another full-day presentation will be conducted by Nerissa Hall, CCC-SLP and Hillary Jellison, CCC-SLP regarding the training of paraprofessionals and other communication partners of individuals using AAC.  Donna Rizzo, CCC-SLP will be providing a morning presentation centered on a functional approach to working with children with hearing loss in a regular education setting.  An afternoon session by Lesley Maxwell, CCC-SLP will focus on vocabulary instruction and strategies for the PK-5 population.  Information and registration information has been mailed to all RISHA and ASHA members.  Follow us on Facebook!

We are looking forward to a very educational  day and hope that you will plan on joining us!

Concussion Diagnosis and Management

2nd annual conference

The Emerson Hospital Center for Rehabilitation and Sports Therapies is offering a two-day conference on April 20 and 21, 2108 on current concepts and guidelines of medical management and rehabilitation of acute concussion and post-concussion syndrome.

Up to 11 CEUs will be available.   Please visit www.emersonhospital.org/concussion conference for more information.