ASHA Approved CE Provider Status Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality CE Programming for Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists
Online PR News – 13-January-2015 – Cincinnati, Ohio – The National Association of neonatal therapists (NANT) announced today that it has been approved as an ASHA Approved Continuing Education (CE) Provider by The continuing education board (CEB) of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
ASHA Approved CE Provider Status Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality CE Programming for Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists.
Additionally, ASHA Approved CE Providers are the only organizations approved to offer continuing education courses for audiologists and speech-language pathologists for ASHA Continuing Education Units (CEU’s).
“We are pleased to welcome NANT as our newest ASHA approved CE provider organization,” stated Dr. Elizabeth McCrea, president of ASHA and Clinical Professor Emerita of the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Indiana University. McCrea added, “NANT joins 532 organizations across the country and around the world that have had their organizational process and courses reviewed by our experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met.”
In order to achieve ASHA Approved CE Provider Status, NANT completed a rigorous application process and successfully demonstrated adherence to the ASHA Continuing Education Board standards that focus on the design, development, administration and evaluation of its continuing education courses offered for audiologists and speech-language pathologists.
NANT agreed to comply with ASHA CEB standards and can promote their organization and courses using the ASHA CE logo on promotional course material. In addition, NANT is listed on the ASHA CEB’s Approved CE Provider list and their courses that meet CEB standards appear in the ASHA CE Course Search on the ASHA website at www.asha.org
NANT president Sue Ludwig stated, “Our approval as an ASHA Approved CE Provider demonstrates our strong commitment to meeting ASHA CEB’s standards when we offer CE courses for neonatal speech-language pathologists. We are proud to be recognized by such a prestigious organization and pleased to be one of the elite groups of organizations that meet ASHA CEB standards for offering exemplary continuing education courses.”
About the national association of neonatal Therapists (NANT)
The National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) is a professional organization created specifically for neonatal occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech-language pathologists. NANT provides multiple ways for neonatal therapists to connect, learn, mentor and inspire while advancing this focused field of therapy on a global level. For more information visit www.neonataltherapists.com.
About the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
ASHA is the national professional, scientific and credentialing association for more than 173,000 audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists. Audiologists specialize in preventing and assessing hearing and balance disorders as well as providing audiologic treatment including hearing aids. Speech-language pathologists identify, assess, and treat speech and language problems including swallowing disorders. For more information, please visit www.asha.org or call 800-468-2071.