Mary Berger M.S. CCC presented, with Dr. Sean Edwards, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, the course: “Comprehensive Overview of the Diagnosis and Management of Velopharyngeal Dysfunction in the Cleft Population” at the American Academy of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery, San Diego, September, 2012.
Jen Gostlin M.A. CCC, working with Krysten Salla in Physical Therapy, is preparing to pilot a new program at the adult outpatient Briarwood site, MedRehab: the evidence-based Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Program, combined with Think Big, the motor intervention program, designed for patients with Parkinson’s Disease.
Marc Haxer M.A. CCC, together with Dr. Claudio Milstein and Dr. Thomas Murry, presented the seminar: “Voice, Resonance and Alaryngeal Speech” at the November, 2012 meeting of the American Speech Language Hearing Association conference.
Karen Kluin M.S. CCC, Board Certified, ANCDS, has been invited to speak at the National Ataxia Foundation annual meeting, scheduled for March, 2013, in Detroit, Michigan. Ms. Kluin was an invited speaker at the September, 2012 Parkinson’s and You Symposium, addressing “Speech and Swallowing Problems in Parkinson’s Disease”. Ms. Kluin has received renewed Board Certification through the Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences, in adult neurogenic communication disorders.
Elaine Ledwon-Robinson M.S. CCC, Board Certified, ANCDS, has received renewed Board Certification through the Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences in pediatric and adult neurogenic communication disorders.
Phil Menard M.A. CCC will be presenting the following lectures in the Autism Spectrum Disorders’ Program at the Rachel Upjohn Center: “Early Intensive Intervention Addressing Core Features of Autism Using the Latest Evidence-Based Treatment Approaches” , followed by: “Social Skills, Problem-Solving and Higher-Order Language Abilities in Autism Spectrum Disorder”.
Marci Rosenberg M.A. CCC, organized the conference: Somatic Voice Work™ The Lovetri Method. She recently lectured on Vocal Health to the University of Michigan’s Theater Department and to the Voice Department at Eastern Michigan University on the topic of Singing Science. Ms. Rosenberg has been appointed to the Board of the American Speech Language Hearing Association Special Interest Group: Voice, Resonance and Alaryngeal Communication Committee.
Margaret Tiner M.A. CCC has been named Dysphagia Lead for University Hospital/Cardiovascular Center Speech-Language Pathology services.
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