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ANCDS Support for Black Lives and Commitment to Diversity

ANCDS Support for Black Lives

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13 Ways of Looking at the Pandemic as a Clinical Fellow in an SNF

Written By: Jenny Fortin, MFA, MS, CF-SLP

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Dissertation Writing During COVID

Written By: Megan Schliep, MA, CCC-SLP, MPH

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An Update on the ANCDS 2020 Annual Meeting

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

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Join Us for ANCDS Board Certification Mentoring Sessions!

We are pleased to announce that the Certification Board committee will be hosting biweekly group mentoring sessions for those interested in pursuing ANCDS Board Certification.  These mentoring sessions will be led by Michael Biel, with other certified committee members who are experts in the area of neurologic communication disorders, joining him each session.

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ANCDS Board Certification: Written Case Study Samples Now Available!

The ANCDS Certification Board is pleased to announce that sample case studies have been posted to the ANCDS website to assist individuals interested in pursuing certification.  These are case studies written by two members who have completed the certification process.  The intent is to give people a sense of the type of writing that is expected for the case studies and the general nature of feedback given by reviewers during the process.

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Mentor Interview: Melissa Johnson, PhD

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2019 ANCDS Student Fellows

Dafne Abur
Doctoral Student
Boston University
Mentor: Edy Strand


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Board Certification Interview: Diana Petroi

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Honors Interview: Lyn Turkstra

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Member Spotlight: Jerry Hoepner, PhD, CCC-SLP & Tom Sather, PhD, CCC-SLP

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2019 Annual Meeting Recap: Functional Treatment of Neurogenic Communication Disorders: Fueling the Future!

The focus of this ANCDS presentation was to propose new ideas for providing meaningful and effective treatment for individuals with cognitive-communication disorders.  The recent explosion of ‘person-centered’-ness is changing the ways we think about the services we deliver to our clients. Clinicians' frustration, and the dissatisfaction of our clients, with the effects of current treatment practices compels us to seek out some new and different treatment approaches.

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2019 Student Fellow Interview: Jessica Salley, MS, CCC-SLP

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2019 Student Fellow Interview: Anna Saylor

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ANCDS Annual Meeting Speaker Spotlight: Natalie Douglas, PhD

Early registration for the 2019 ANCDS Annual Meeting ends 11/6!
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Hyatt Regency Orlando | Orlando, FL

Functional Treatment of Neurogenic Communication Disorders - Fueling the Future

Natalie Douglas, PhD

Natalie Douglas is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at Central Michigan University.  Her research aims to advance best, person-centered practices in communication and quality of life interventions for people with dementia, aphasia, and other acquired communication disorders in adults.  She additionally works to empower local healthcare teams to support quality improvement initiatives and person-centered care through applying principles of implementation science.






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ANCDS Annual Meeting Speaker Spotlight: Michelle Bourgeois, PhD

Register for the 2019 ANCDS Annual Meeting!
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Hyatt Regency Orlando | Orlando, FL

Functional Treatment of Neurogenic Communication Disorders - Fueling the Future




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ANCDS Annual Meeting Speaker Spotlight: Jacqueline Hinckley, PhD

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Hyatt Regency Orlando | Orlando, FL

Functional Treatment of Neurogenic Communication Disorders - Fueling the Future

Jacqueline Hinckley, PhD


Dr. Hinckley has research and clinical interests in neurologic communication disorders, specifically aphasia and cognition.  She is Board Certified in Neurogenic Communication Disorders by ANCDS and has served as an Executive and Advisory Board member of the National Aphasia Association.  Her particular areas of interest include aphasia treatment research, qualitative methods and approaches, and implementation science.  Currently, she is Co-PI for Project BRIDGE: Building Research Initiatives by Developing Group Effort, funded by the Patient-Centered Outcome Research Institute (PCORI) (2017-2019).  She is the author of two books, Narrative-Based Practice in Speech-Language Pathology, and What Is It Like to Have a Communication Impairment? Simulations for Family, Friends, and Caregivers.  She has served on the Editorial Board of Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation and Journal of Interactional Research in Communication Disorders.  She has published numerous journal articles and book chapters.  She enjoys the opportunities she has to present at national and international conferences and is particularly proud of her former Ph.D. students, who are out changing the world.




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ANCDS Annual Meeting Speaker Spotlight: McKay Sohlberg, PhD

Register for the 2019 ANCDS Annual Meeting!
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Hyatt Regency Orlando | Orlando, FL
Functional Treatment of Neurogenic Communication Disorders - Fueling the Future
McKay Sohlberg, PhD
McKay Moore Sohlberg is a Full Professor and Director of the Communication Disorders & Sciences Program at University of Oregon, and a Fellow of the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.  Her research focuses on developing and evaluating methods to manage cognitive impairments following acquired brain injury.  She has been funded on a number of federal projects supporting the development and evaluation of assistive technology to deliver cognitive rehabilitation, and to help individuals with cognitive impairment more fully integrate into their communities.

Topic #1: 9:15 - 10:30 a.m. | Historical Overview - The trajectory or evolution toward incorporation of patient-centered and integrated care in neurorehabilitation




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Global Experiences Program at Minnesota State University-Mankato

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Enter the ANCDS T-Shirt Design Contest!

It's contest time!

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