|Established in 1993, SPALS provides the
- Continuing Education Opportunities
SPALS Conference, held annually, provides 10 hours of Continuing Education,
approved by the Louisiana Board of Examiners in Speech Pathology and Audiology
(LaBESPA). ASHA CEUs are also available.
- Information - The newsletter, SPALS
Speaks, features professional news, legislative updates, product
information, and therapy techniques.
- Representation - Regional Representatives serve as your liaison to address issues pertinent to
working in school settings. SPALS has been active during legislative sessions
to promote the interests of communication professionals and the students we
- Value for the Dollar - SPALS
membership costs only $30 per year for Full Membership. Reduced conference fees are
available to SPALS members.
Membership in SPALS
Membership in SPALS is open to all speech pathologists and
audiologists employed by public or private schools in Louisiana or retired SLP's
Active and retired members have all privileges of the Association
including the right to vote and hold office.
SPALS Membership begins August 1st. Membership is from August
1st of present year to July 31st of the following year.
Fee is $30 per year for
Membership with late fee charges applicable after August 1st.
To join SPALS, download and complete this
form, and mail (with
SPALS, Inc. PO Box 12177, Lake Charles, 70612
Membership Form is in Adobe Acrobat®
format. If you do not have this reader, download it here
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