Central Texas Speech Pathology and Texas Neuro Rehab Co-Sponsor Austin Dysphagia Forum 2016

Once again, Central Texas Speech and Texas Neuro are co-sponsoring this wonderful event.  Each session is free and is worth 2.0 CE hours.  The schedule follows:


February 25, 2016 (2.0 CE hours)

Topic: Personal Medical Rehab Stories, from diagnosis to functional life.
Speaker: Panel of Speakers with history of TBI, CVA, Dysphagia


March 24, 2016 (2.0 CE hours)

Topic: Laryngectomee: treatment, Communication, Outcomes, Technology
: Panel of Laryngectomee Speakers moderated by Frank Brick,

New Voices Club of Austin


April 28, 2016 (2.0 Ethics CE hours)

Topic: Trauma and the Ethics of Trauma Informed Care.

Speaker: Cynthia Penwell, LCSW. (Works with with children/adolescents/adults)


May 26, 2016 (2.0 CE hours)

Topic: HPV and Laryngeal Papilloma, Throat Cancer
: Dr. Chad Whited. (Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon with specialization in voice, swallowing and airway disorders. The only fellowship trained Otolaryngologist in Austin).


June 23, 2016 (2.0 CE hours)

Topic: Improving Life Satisfaction by Building Executive Functioning Skills
: Kelly Ramsey, Executive Director with Rehab Without Walls


Place: Texas Neuro Rehab Center, 1106 W. Dittmar Road, Austin, TX 78745. (Travel main road into campus thru low water crossing, then follow curve of road to left. Park in parking lot in front of Lone Star Therapy building. Free parking! Walk up walkway between Administration and Lone Star. Enter Lone Star building on left. Look for signs for Austin Dysphagia Forum. We meet in Room 639 Wrangler Conference Room.

Time: 6.30 – 8.30 pm

Cost: FREE !! Sponsored by Texas Neuro Rehab Center and Central Texas Speech Pathology Services.

CEU: TSHA approved. Accepted for: Texas SLP License & meets ASHA CE requirement.

Questions? Contact Christina Portell at (512) 709-9631 (Cell), caportell@yahoo.com

Join austindysphagiaforum yahoo group at yahoogroups.com for updates.


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