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The Pacific Northwest SLP Summit is a partnership between Capital Region ESD 113, WSLHA, and the University of Washington. We’re excited to create this opportunity for SLPs to learn together and help you improve your craft.

The Pacific Northwest SLP Summit plans a hybrid conference with in-person and virtual participation options.

April 21-22, 2023

 

Vision/Mission

Vision:

To build a strong community among SLPs as we work to improve student outcomes and culturally responsive service delivery.

Goals:

Learn to utilize culturally responsive and evidence-based practices to improve SLP services
Improve the professional practices of SLPs
Provide networking opportunities to build connections among educational SLPs
Learn how to be involved and learn advocacy strategies related to SLP practices in Washington State

Agenda

Watch this space! 2023 agenda TBA.

Keynote Speaker

AC Goldberg

LGBT Inclusion Specialist, Speech Pathologist, DEI Consultant

2022 recipient of ASHA's Outstanding Service Award

AC Goldberg (he/him) PhD, CCC-SLP is an intersex/transgender Speech-Language Pathologist and DEI consultant. AC began his career in hospitals where he faced various forms of workplace discrimination due to his transgender identity. For the past 18 years, he has been a school clinician, specializing in social communication and working with adolescents with complex profiles. He strives to create safe, affirming environments for everyone in his care. AC also provides gender affirming voice services and is dedicated to ending the mistreatment and discrimination trans* and gender nonconforming people face in educational, medical, and clinical settings. AC is ASHA certified, SAC affiliated, a member of the WPATH, and a member of the Trans Voice Initiative.

Learn more about AC Goldberg

Lodging

Best Western

5188 Capitol Blvd SE Tumwater, WA 98501

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Hotel Olympia

1600 74th Ave SW Tumwater, WA 98501

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Hilton Garden Inn Olympia

2101 Henderson Park Ln SE Olympia, WA 98501

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La Quinta Inn & Suites

4600 Capitol Blvd SE Tumwater, WA 98501

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Motel 6

400 Lee St SW Tumwater, WA 98501

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Olympia Hotel at Capitol Lake

2300 Evergreen Park Dr SW Olympia, WA 98502

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Meals

Continental breakfast and boxed lunch will be provided both days. Questions? Please contact Nichol Lindsay at nlindsay@esd113.org.

Proposals

Those interested in submitting proposals for the Summit can do so here: Proposal Submission

Deadline extended! Submissions are due by February 1, 2022.

Clock hours and ASHA CEUs

Clock hours provided by pdEnroller/ESD 113

• Washington State Approved Clock hours will be available through pdEnroller for an additional fee for the live/virtual sessions. Participants could receive up to six hours per day for a total of 12 clock hours. Please allow 10 days for recording of attendance. An automated email generated from pdEnroller will notify you of next steps after attendance has been recorded.

Questions – Contact clockhours@esd113.org.

 

ASHA CEUs will be offered by WSLHA


This course is offered for up to 1.2 ASHA CEUs, Various levels.

 

WSLHA charges a processing fee of $15.00 for ASHA CEUs, $10.00 for WSLHA members. Register using this form.
Credits must be purchased prior to the program. Any requests for credits after the date of each workshop will be denied.

Questions – Contact Megan Schoenfelder, office@wslha.org, 253.525.5162

Accessibility

We are committed to making all reasonable arrangements that will allow attendees to participate in SLP Reconnect Conference. If you require specific aids or services, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, contact ESD 113 at least two weeks in advance of the conference so that we may assist you in making arrangements that will allow you to fully participate in the conference.

Capital Events Center

Capital Event Center at Capital Region ESD 113
6005 Tyee Drive SW.
Tumwater, WA 98512

Partner

Lewis County Special Education Co-op
Capital Region ESD 113 logo
University of Washington logo