News

Our therapists are committed to continued education to stay current with advances in speech-language pathology and occupational therapy. We regularly attend and present at regional events and international conferences and actively participating in the field sharing their expertise. We know this helps us to be better therapists for our clients. The list below highlights articles and presentations our therapists have provided based on their practice and/or volunteer work.

The Birth of the Professions in Guyana

ASHA Leader Magazine (February 28, 2017)
Erin Mercer, M.A., CCC/SLP

Article on Erin's volunteer work to help launch a communication sciences and disorders training program at the University of Guyana. Click here.

Developing a Speech-Language Therapy and Audiology Program in Guyana

Peace Corps Stories (November 8, 2016)
Erin Mercer, M.A., CCC/SLP


Article on Erin's experience as a Peace Corps Response Volunteer to help build a sustainable beginning level speech-language therapy and audiology program in Guyana with the University of Guyana.  Click here.

Nathan Ebanks Foundation Workshop

1-Day Workshop in Kingston, Jamaica
May 24, 2017
Nathan Ebanks Foundation
Erin Mercer, M.A., CCC/SLP

Video summarizing the volunteer workshop Erin provided as part of the Nathan Ebanks Foundation, which seeks to transform the social and educational landscape of Jamaica by supporting the holistic development, health, education, and overall quality of life for children and youths with disabilities and other special needs.