Unless stated otherwise, these events are not being run by or in conjunction with the NZSTA. If you would like to list an upcoming event on this website, please contact National Office.
Please note events are listed chronologically.
Voicecraft – Nelson, March 2018 – Download the flyer here.
Assessment Workshop – 21 March 2018. Download a registration form here.
Essentials Workshop – 22 – 25 March 2018. Download a registration form here.
1st Motor Speech Disorders Composium organized in collaboration with the IALP and the Cyprus Speech organization – March 23-25, 2018 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Please go to the link www.motorspeechdisorders.com to find all details, to register but specifically to send in your abstract.
Friday 13th April 2018, 8:30am – 4pm, Whenua Pupuke Building, Auditorium, North Shore Hospital, Takapuna – Registration Form
This study day is relevant and will be of interest to all Otolaryngologist/Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists and Speech language therapists working in the area of voice/laryngology.
Auckland University – 8.30am to 5.00pm. More details to come shortly and they will be uploaded to the Laryngology Society of Australasia www.lsanz.org.au
The 12th ELS Congress 2018 is an important event providing an excellent platform for a scientific exchange and discussion between research and health professionals working in the laryngology field.
The Scientific Programme Committee is preparing an exciting programme with 12 Keynote Lectures and 18 Round Tables that highlight novel findings in the field of laryngology. Also, the E-poster sessions, 14 Instructional Courses and 3 Video sessions offer a wide range of opportunities to enhance and enrich the professional experience.
The programme is going to be designed to attract a wide audience of experts from all over the world. Click here for more details.
Abstract submissions close 1 March 2018. Click here to find out more.
Join us in Christchurch, NZ on July 4-6, 2018for the It Takes Two to Talk® Hanen Certification workshop!
This 3-day workshop is for Speech-Language therapists who work with young children with language delays (birth to 5 years) and their families. With hands-on interactive training, you’ll learn effective, research-based strategies for involving parents in the early intervention process to ensure the best possible outcomes for their child. When you take It Takes Two to Talk, you will be certified to lead It Takes Two to Talk – The Hanen Program® for Parents of Children with Language Delay. Space is Limited and our workshops fill quickly! For more information or to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website.
Deadline for submissions: March 30, 2018 (11:59 PM Philippine Standard Time)
Notice of Acceptance: On or before April 30, 2018
We are happy to announce that the Philippine Association of Speech Pathologists (PASP) is now accepting abstracts for poster and oral presentations for its 2nd National Convention on July 21-22, 2018. We are partnering with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) for this Convention. Local and international authors are strongly encouraged to submit abstracts relevant to the topic areas suggested. A review panel will evaluate all abstract submissions. All accepted papers will be published in the convention booklet and posted on our website.
On behalf of the Organising Committee I wish to extend to you a warm southern welcome to the 71st Annual General and Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, to be held at the Rydges Hotel, Queenstown, from 16-19 October 2018.
When: Check link above
FANZ is a two-day introductory programme about autism that enables participants to create a framework for understanding and supporting a person with autism. FANZ is specifically designed for family/whānau/caregivers, educators, health professionals, and anyone involved with a child or adult on the Autism Spectrum, who wants a further understanding about autism and practical strategies, to enhance the lives and maximise the learning opportunities of those with autism
“Evidence based practice website for speech language therapists called speechBITE – Speech Pathology Best Interventions and Treatment Efficacy database. SpeechBITE is a freely available international EBP resource.”
CEU Allied Health is a continued education unit provider regarding Speech Language Pathology. A range of recorded and self-study courses are available.
Self-study/recorded courses online can be purchased now in the areas of:
1. Utilization of FEESST to Predict Aspiration Risk
2. Tracheostomy and Ventilator Dependent Population: Dysphagia
3. Multi-Disciplinary Dysphagia Team for Pressure Ulcer Management
4. Internal Branch Superior Laryngeal Nerve: Sensory/Swallow Functions
5. Endoscopic Swallowing Exam for Dysphagia Assessment
6. Tracheostomy Tube Use for Adult and Geriatric Patients
7. The FEESST Exam and the Use of Anesthesia
Ceuallied Health would like to bring your attention to a recorded self-study course “The iPad: Technology Tool for Communication and Language” which is available for $29.99. The course has audio, pictorial, and video content and is .15 CEU points.
The Visiting Professional Programmes (VPPs), also known as attachments, are offered to clinicians who wish to undertake a period of observership or undertake hands on clinical practice and experience Guy’s and St Thomas’ in operation as a quaternary London teaching hospital. Programmes typically range from six weeks to twelve months.
The Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) Visiting Professional Programme offers the opportunity to work within multiple speech and language specialties within our adult services, specifically ENT, voice, and head and neck oncology services. The programme is set in both the hospital workplace, integrating visitors into the adult SLT team, and within a community setting. Click the link above to find out more.