Communication Sciences & Disorders
School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

2022 Fall Institute at Ole Miss




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Please note the materials on this link, including all conference materials, are only for those who have registered for the conference.

Conference Agenda

Wednesday, October 19

Student Day: No CEUs Available for Wednesday Presentations.

Wednesday Zoom Link:

12:45 – 1:00 Welcome and Introductions

Abby Shields, UM CSD Grad Student

Mash Everitt, UM CSD Grad Student


1:00 – 2:00

ETS – Test Taker Resource and Guidance

Nick Bellack, ETS
2:00 – 3:00

Topic: Clinical Fellowship Tips and Resume Building


Clinical Fellowship – Creating Your Personal Path to SLP Professional-2022

Jill Glessner, MHS, CCC-SLP, EBS Healthcare
3:00 – 4:00

Topic: Praxis Test Taking Strategies and Resources

LaToya Roberts, M.S., CCC-SLP, Therapy Ed
Thursday, October 20

UM Fall Institute CE Event Begins.


Thursday Zoom Link:



8:00 – 8:15

Welcome and Introductions

Abby Shields, UM CSD Grad Student

Mash Everitt, UM CSD Grad Student

Dean Pete Grandjean, Dean of the School of Applied Sciences

8:15 – 10:15

Learning Differences and the Power of Early Literacy



Listen to ME

John Hodges, M.A.
10:15 – 10:20


10:20 – 11:20

You (PT), Me (ST) and OT makes 3: Thriving as a therapist in a multi-disciplinary clinic

Melanie McGriff, M.Ed., CCC-SLP, COM® 
11:20 – 12:20

The Spectrum of Communication


The Spectrum of Communication handouts – Myers 2022

Sarah Myers, M.S, CCC-SLP
12:20 – 1:25


1:25 – 2:25

Navigating the Depths of Preceptorship, Supervision, and Mentorship


Supervision Handout Ole Miss Fall Institute 2022 T. Rodgers

Supervision Presentation Handout Ole Miss Fall Institute 2022 – Reflection Activity T. Rodgers

Theresa H. Rodgers, , MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL, ASHA Fellow, Licensed SLP, EdS (Learning Disabilities)

2:25 – 3:25

The Effects of Modified Multimodal Communication Treatment in People with Aphasia: A Case Study


Fall Institute Handout_Park et al.

Hyejin Park, Ph.D., Elizabeth Burklow, M.S., CCC-SLP, & Elizabeth Peeler, B.A., CSD
3:25 – 3:30


3:30 – 4:30

Poster Sessions

  • 8:05-8:20 The Impact of Culture Within the Field of Speech-Language Pathology, Maliah Wilkinson, M.S., CF, Myriam Kornisch, Ph.D, Ying Hao, Ph.D. & Hyejin Park, Ph.D.
  • 8:20-8:35 An Examination of the Worldwide Burden of Aphasia, Ayanna Frederick, B.S., CSD, Candice J. Adams-Mitchell, SLP.D., CCC-SLP, Molly Jacobs, PhD, & Charles Ellis, Jr. PhD, CCC-SLP 
  • 8:35-8:50 Verb Tense Production Differences across Various Discourse Tasks in People with Nonfluent Aphasia, Madeline Zurbrugg, B.S., CSD & Hyejin Park, Ph.D.
  • 8:50-9:05 Complex Syntax Methods of Assessment, Ana Delgado, B.S., CSD & C. Melanie Schuele


Friday, October 21


Friday Zoom Link:


8:00 Welcome

Abby Shields, UM CSD Grad Student

Mash Everitt, UM CSD Grad Student

8:05 – 10:05

How the Genetic and Neurological Data Changes Our Assessment and Treatment of Stuttering


Assessment and Treatment of Stuttering Handouts


Greg Snyder, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
10:05 – 10:10


10:10 – 12:10

What Does Ethics Mean in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology?



IPE Code of Ethics


Dr. Carolyn Higdon, Ed.D., CCC-SLP
12:10 – 12:15 Break  
12:15 – 1:45

To Thrive or Just Survive: Airway Focused Dentistry


FAirEST6 21JAN21


Lisa Baines, DMD
1:45 – 2:45 Speech-Language Pathologist Working with Diverse Populations Davis E. Henderson, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
2:45 – 2:50 Break


2:50 – 4:50 Optimizing Outcomes for Cochlear Implant Recipients Through Evidence Based Practice Kaitlyn A. Toner, AuD, MSCI
4:50 Closing Remarks

Abby Shields, UM CSD Grad Student

Mash Everitt, UM CSD Grad Student

Exhibit Hall



The Center for AAC & Autism


Mississippi Contact:

Kym Heine, M.S., CCC-SLP

AAC Consultant Mississippi

Accent®, Via® (w/LAMP WFL™ or Dialogue®)

Cell: 601-927-8428

SLP Flyer


LSVT Fact Sheets 2022

LSVT LOUD for KIDS Fact Sheet

Online LSVT LOUD Training and Certification for Students_2022

Continuing Education Information

Continuing Education Surveys will be available immediately following the conference.

ASHA Continuing Education SubmissionClick Here! to complete submit your ASHA CEUs.

MDE Continuing Education SubmissionCEU Request Form_22 Fall Institute.  Please note: Please complete the ASHA CEU survey above to provide program outcomes.  Then complete MDE CEU submission form and submit form, your Certificate of Completion (downloadable from completed survey above), along with a $20 check (payable to University of Mississippi) to the University of Mississippi Division of Outreach.  The Division of Outreach address listed on the form.

Program Evaluation and Needs Assessment

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