Welcome

The Mission of the District of Columbia Speech-Language-Hearing Association (DCSHA) is to enhance the provision of quality services for people with communication disorders and their families by protecting and serving the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology in Washington, DC through legislative and regulatory advocacy, opportunities for professional development, and public awareness.

The District of Columbia Speech-Language-Hearing Association is a non-profit professional association of speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and professional affiliates and associates dedicated to the provision of and improvement in clinical services to people with communicative handicaps. The organization pursues a multifaceted purpose, including:

  • To advocate for the rights of persons with communicative disorders.
  • To disseminate information regarding communication disorders and services available for those with communicative handicaps.
  • To share scientific and clinical information to improve the quality of services and programs for people with communicative handicaps.
  • To stimulate professional growth through continuing education.
  • To promote methods for quality assurance to consumers of speech pathology and audiology services.
  • To encourage research in the fields of speech-language pathology, audiology, and speech and hearing science.

Download the Conference Schedule to see what we have planned for this year's convention.

Sign Up for the DCSHA Annual Convention - 2016

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Cancellation Policy:

E-mail notification of cancellation by 2/20/16 for full refund.
No refund after March 1, 2016

Inclement Weather Policy:

Will follow the guidelines of the federal government.

Lunch Policy:

Lunch is not guaranteed for Registration received past 2/16/2016 & for on-site Registration.

The District of Columbia Speech-Hearing Association (DCSHA) is the most recognized and respected voice for communication sciences and disorder professions in Washington DC. DCSHA is your link to fellow audiologists, speech-language pathologists and speech-language-hearing scientists and speech-language pathology assistants. In addition DCSHA welcomes students who are currently studying communication sciences and disorders.

Are you interested in networking with fellow professionals? Looking to volunteer? Seeking a connection to local resources? Wondering how to use your personal skills for professional development, leadership, strategic planning or committee work? Searching for ways to earn CEUs locally?

Join DCSHA and benefit from the collective knowledge of fellow professionals as well as legal questions you may have about speech-language legislation and issues.

As a DCSHA member you will be able to take advantage of these valuable benefits:


Regular

  • Meet CEU requirements
  • Find legal information
  • Collaborate and network with fellow professionals
  • Expand your professional network
  • Referral source for consumer education on website
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$50 / $90 per year / 2 years

Joint

  • Meet CEU requirements
  • Find legal information
  • Collaborate and network with fellow professionals
  • Expand your professional network
  • Referral source for consumer education on website
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$45 / $85 per year / 2 years

Student

  • Find a job
  • Meet your future mentor
  • Learn best practices in all aspects of profession
  • Help determine your special interests
  • Expand your professional network
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$25 2 years

Retired

  • Advocate for your profession
  • Access to affordable CEU’s
  • Collaborate and network with all tiers of profession
  • Access to statewide job resource website
  • Become a leader and advance your career
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$25 per year

Associate

  • Meet CEU requirements
  • Find legal information
  • Collaborate and network with fellow professionals
  • Career opportunities through job fair and website
  • Referral source for consumer education on website
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$35 per year


Sign Up for DCSHA Membership

Please enter your details in the form below or download and complete the PDF version