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2019 Best Practices Conference - 2 Days!
Cobb Galleria Centre
2 Galleria Pkwy SE
Atlanta, GA 30339
Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:00 AM EDT to Friday, October 11, 2019
Category: Best Practices Fall Conference


Location Info

This is a 2 Day Conference! The meeting will take place at the Cobb Galleria Centre, located at Two Galleria Parkway in Atlanta, on October 10-11, 2019. 

Conference Brochure

Registration Fees

Regular Member - $125 

Regular Member Dues & Registration - $160
Student Member - $25
Student Member Dues & Registration - $35
Non-Member - $225

Make sure to renew your membership or join now to save $100 off registration!*
*Current Membership year is August 1, 2018 - July 31, 2019. Current memberships are active only until July 31, 2019. 

Registration Details

The registration deadline is October 1, 2019. 
Onsite registration will not be allowed for this event.
Any cancellations must be made in writing by Friday, October 4 and will be subject to a $10 processing fee.
Refunds will not be issued in the event of a non-attendance.

Continuing Education

This course is offered for up to 1.0 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).

Session Handouts
Download and print the following handouts for the Best Practices Spring Conference:

Sue Caspari, M.A., CCC-SLP 

Current Trends in the Assessment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS)

Current Trends in the Assessment of CAS Slide Handout 

Erik X. Raj, PH.D., CCC-SLP
Unique Speech-Language Therapy: Wonderful Websites with Practical Therapy Tips

Emily Rubin, MS, CCC-SLP & Lindee Morgan, PhD, CCC-SLP
The Efficacy of SCERTS to Address Active Engagement in the Classroom: Specially Designed Instruction for Students with Autism

Nina Reeves
Counseling and Collaborating During Assessment and Diagnosis

Char Boshart, MA, CCC-SLP
R and S Complete: Strategies to Build Oral Capability, Speech Production, and Carryover 
“INSTILL” the Love of Words: A Language Instruction System 

Vicki Clarke, MS, CCC-SLP
AAC Partner Strategies

Melanie W. Hudson, M.A. CCC-SLP
Ethical Practice for SLPs in Schools

Foundations of Critical Thinking and Self-Assessment for Supervisors

Julie J. Weatherly, Esq.

Special Education Law: What’s Been Happening?

Phuong Lien Palafox, MS, CCC-SLP

Maximize Cognitive Behavioral and Language Success for Students Living in Poverty

 Evaluation and Certificate of Attendance

Each participant attending the Best Practices conference is eligible to earn up to 1.0 ASHA CEUs.  In order to earn the ASHA CEU, the participant must do the following: 

  1. successfully complete the course (have attendance recorded at each session by the scanner at the door);
  2. complete the assessment of learning (completed on line at the conclusion of the Best Practices conference – see directions below); 
  3. complete the ASHA Participant scantron form(which will be distributed at the conference) and turn it in at any time before the end of the conference; 
  4. and pay the ASHA CE Registry fee for the year in which the course was completed.

IF you want to earn ASHA CEUs for the October, 2019 Best Practices Conference then you MUST do the following:

Go to to review and confirm the sessions that you attended at the Best Practices Conference.  Use your last name and ID number from your badge to login.  Once the report is opened you will have 20 minutes to (1) verify your attendance; (2)provide us with your ASHA membership number; (3) complete the assessment of learning, (4)complete the session/conference evaluation and (5)print your certificate of attendance.  If you are requesting your information be sent to ASHA then you must complete this process no later than Midnight, October 25th, 2019

If you have any questions and/or problems, please contact Carol Lafayette at [email protected]  To expedite responses, please include your badge ID number and name when submitting the questions.