OSSPEAC

Resources

 

Resources

OSSPEAC seeks to be a clearinghouse of information for SLPs, audiologists, and others with an interest in speech, hearing and language issues.  Particular interest groups can obtain specialized information from the links at left.  Other information is available by following the links below.

 

OSSPEAC Sponsored Regional Events:  Make sure to check out our Events Page!

 

 Action needed immediately:
The Super Board Consolidation proposal, which was dropped from legislative consideration at the end of 2016 is back as part of HB 49, the Governor’s budget bill. OSSPEAC and our colleagues in GAC (Government Affairs Coalition) strongly oppose this measure. We urge you to write to your State Representative and State Senator to oppose this bill.    CLICK HERE for more information.

Licensure Information

Lincensure Guidelines Cheat Sheet

 

Ethics

OSSPEAC adheres to the ASHA Code of Ethics. These can be found HERE. For specific questions on ethics, please contact Kelley Mendoza.   

 

Loan Forgiveness

Loan Forgiveness Application (some SLPs qualify for up to $17,500 in loan forgiveness!)

 

Grant Information

The Support Our Students (SOS) Grant fund  is designed for OSSPEAC members to purchase products that will assist students access their educational curriculum.  OSSPEAC members may complete and submit applications describing a student’s need for a specific item.  Members may submit applications for more than one item, but each request must be submitted on a separate application form.  Applications will be reviewed for consideration after February 15th, 2015.  Awards will be distributed in February 2015. Grants awards will range from $250-$1000.  If a product’s cost exceeds $1000, the overall cost may be subsidized.

 

Interested OSSPEAC members must:

  1. Download the SOS Grant Application
  2. Complete the application in its entirety
  3. Save the application
  4. Submit the application by February 15th, 2015

 

Medicaid School Program

http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Finance-and-Funding/Programs/The-Ohio-Medicaid-Schools-Program-(MSP)

 

ODE Special Education Updates

Guidance on adding and exiting related services

Workload Calculator 

Please click HERE for information on the new Workload Calculator

English Language Learners

Resource Guide for the Speech-Language Pathologist Working with English Language Learners

 

Students

kids.discovery.com/ 
pbskids.org/
www.howstuffworks.com/
www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/
disney.go.com
scholastic.com/
www.si.edu/
www.timeforkids.com/TFK/

college resources for students with disabilities 

scholarships and financial aid for students with disabilities 

 

 

Organizations

www.asha.org
www.ohioslha.org
www.autism-society.org
www.ode.state.oh.us

 

Assistive Technology

www.ussaac.org

www.atia.org

http://www.ocali.org/center/at

http://www.atohio.org

 

Ohio’s State Support Team Regions

To view Ohio’s State Support Team Region Map CLICK HERE

 

If you know your SST Region and wish to go directly to their website, click the appropriate region below.

 

SST 1 SST 2 SST 3 SST4
SST 5 SST 6 SST 7 SST 8
SST 9 SST 10 SST 11 SST 12
SST 13 SST 14 SST 15 SST 16