SLPA Workshop

The University of Texas Speech and Hearing Center (UTSHC) SLPA Workshop offers qualified participants the opportunity to acquire the 25 clinical assisting hours required to obtain the SLPA licensure in Texas. Workshop participants will gain a variety of clinical experiences under the supervision of experienced University of Texas at Austin Clinical Faculty.

Participants MUST have their 25 observation hours before participation in this workshop. The fee to enroll in the UT Speech and Hearing Center Speech Language Pathology Assistant Workshop is $1,500. Upon completion of the UTSHC SLPA Workshop, you will receive a signed certificate documenting your acquisition of the 25 clinical assisting hours.

Application Instructions

Please submit the required application and documents by August 15, 2018, to be considered for the Fall 2018 SLPA Workshop (Earliest start date September 4, 2018). Notice of acceptance will be sent out by August 20, 2018.

  1. Application form
  2. Statement of interest: Please include a 500-word statement of interest. The statement should describe your professional goals in relation to working as an SLPA and discuss any relevant experience.
  3. Resume: Please attach your current resume to your application documents. Limit your resume to one page only.

Submit your application via email to slpa@austin.utexas.edu

Accepted candidates must provide the following by September 1, 2018:

  1. Deposit
  2. Background check
  3. Proof of Medical Malpractice insurance
  4. HIPAA training
  5. Proof of completion of 25 Observation hours

More details are available in the application package.

Download the application

Questions?

Email: slpa@austin.utexas.edu
Phone: 512-471-3841