Welcome to the New Zealand Speech-language Therapistsâ Association.
We are the national body representing speech-language therapists/pathologists, the professionals who work with and advocate for people who have communication and swallowing impairments.
This site contains information about the NZSTA, as well as information for parents, clients and families on speech-language therapy, and information for practising speech-language therapists in New Zealand and overseas.
NZSTA 2015 Professional Development Symposium 11th and 12th June Christchurch
The NZSTA Professional Development Symposium will be on 11th & 12th June 2015 at The Chateau on the Park in Christchurch. I am delighted to announce that our two keynotes will be Prof Gail Gillon, College of Education, University of Canterbury, and Stella Ward, Executive Director of Allied Health, CDHB and WCDHB. Please save the date in your diaries and book your flights.
As a reminder, the focus for this event is âapplicationâ and âpractical useâ. Come and share your thoughts, reflections, ideas and findings. All presentations are oral and will either be 15mins or 45mins. Please state your preferred timeframe. Times may need to change depending on the abstracts submitted. Donât forget to check out the updated âMarion Saunders Awardâ which will be announced at this event together with the other NZSTA awards and grants. Make sure you submit your application for this award. SeeÂ the awards page forÂ more details.
NZSTA Professional Development Symposium – Call for Abstracts : Open until 28th February 2015
Please email your abstract to email@example.com.