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Date:  Thursday, May 17, 2018

Time:  5:00:- 8:00  PM

Venue:  Wolf's 1-11

             111 Wolf Road

             Albany, NY  12205

​Please join us at Wolf’s 1-11 for some appetizers and drinks to honor not only each and every one of us for what we do; but, to celebrate our profession during this special month.

Bring with you on that evening program meeting suggestions, conference ideas, as well as possible speakers that you would love to hear speak at our CASHA conferences. 

If you would like to join us on this very special night, please RSVP to:
         Denise Senick-Pirri at: denisep@nycap.rr.com  no later than May 14st,              2018. 

CASHA will be providing appetizers and (2) free drink tickets for those who plan on attending. 

JUNE Program Meeting:

Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time: 6:00 to 8:00 PM

​Speaker: Jack Pickering, PhD, CCC-SLP

Topic: Transgender Voice and Communication: Changing Landscape and Update on the Evidence

Venue:  NYSUT

​This course is offered for .2 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area). 

Learning Outcomes - Attendees will be able to:

1) Describe the unique challenges in working with people who are gender diverse

2) Summarize and apply the current evidence in transgender voice and communication

3) Apply strategies to provide services to people who are gender diverse

Time Ordered Agenda

6:00-6:15 Introductory remarks and video samples

6:15-6:35 Our collective challenges and present evidence

6:35-6:45 WPATH: An international perspective for transgender health

6:45-7:05 Transgender voice and communication: A model for intervention 7:05-7:25 Transgender voice and communication intervention: Beyond voice 7:25-7:35 Lessons learned from a decade of service

7:35-7:50 Ideas for providing services

7:50-8:00 Concluding remarks and Q&A

Jack Pickering, PhD, CCC-SLP has no non-financial relationships to disclose. He is a member of CASHA. Financial Disclosure: He is receiving an honorarium for today’s presentation. 

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