Interactive events

We host a variety of events, from lectures to workshops. They are open to all and free! Join our dialogues about discourse.

Don’t forget to log your own hours for Certification Maintenance Hours (CMHs). We are also very happy to provide a letter confirming attendance at any of our virtual events. Details are provided by the host at each event.


For past events, please scroll down or see our YouTube Channel

Upcoming events

Title forthcoming
Dr. Yina Quique (Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University)
March 3, 2022 12-1PM ET -- Zoom Link

Core Lexicon Analysis Workshop
Dr. Hana Kim (Postdoctoral Fellow, Johns Hopkins University) & Dr. Stephen Kintz (Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas, Little Rock)
Part I: April 21, 2022 3-4PM ET -- Zoom Link 
Part II: April 28, 2022 3-4 PM ET -- Zoom Link 

Past events

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Facilitating Group Discourse in Aphasia 

Jennifer Tetnowski, PhD, CCC-SLP, Assistant Professor, The University of Oklahoma, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders.  YouTube Link


Spontaneous Speech Production as a Predictive Marker of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer's and other Dementias

Rachel Ostrand, Ph.D., IBM Research, Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA. Youtube Link

Designing the Collaborative Referencing Intervention: Theoretical framework, Clinical outcomes and Research considerations

Suma Devanga, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at Western Michigan University. YouTube Link

Determining the intra-rater, inter-rater, and test-retest reliability of two discourse measures in the spoken personal narratives of people with aphasia

Given by Carla Magdalani (nee Chynoweth), LUNA Clinical Assessor and SLT. Division of Language and Communication Science, City University of London, London, UK. YouTube Link

Situated Discourse Analysis Workshop

Hosted by Julie Hengst, PhD, Associate Professor Emerita of Speech and Hearing Science at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

  • Part I, Understanding every day communicative interactions, Recorded Lecture, Materials for workshop

  • Part II, Designing rich communicative environments in support of therapeutic goals, Recorded Lecture, Materials for Workshop

Main Concept Analysis Workshop

Hosted by Sarah Grace Dalton, PhD, Marquette University, and Jessica Richardson, PhD, University of New Mexico

“Defining real-world communication for aphasia rehabilitation”

Given by Dr. Willemijn Doedens, YouTube Link

“Introducing and exploring the possibilities of RHDBank (Right hemisphere disorder)”

Given by Dr. Jamila Minga, YouTube Link, PDF of Jamboard/Discussion, PDF of Presentation

“Factor analysis of spontaneous speech in aphasia”

Given by Dr. Jean Gordon, YouTube Link, Slides


"Narrative Production Characteristics in Bengali-English Bilinguals with Post-stroke Aphasia and Alzheimer’s Disease"

Given by Dr. Arpita Bose, YouTube Link

“The relationship between executive functioning, spoken discourse, and life participation in aphasia”

Given by Dr. Manaswita Dutta, YouTube Link

“Quantitative Assessment of Meaningful Speech Production in Primary Progressive Aphasia”

Given by Dr. Jeanne Gallée, YouTube Link


Given by Dr. Elise Elbourn, please email her for video link

“Conducting a Virtual Study with Special Considerations for Working with Persons with Aphasia”

Given by Dr. Brielle Stark, Anne Hittson (BA) and Ashleigh Doub (BA), YouTube Link

CLAN Workshop

Informal CLAN workshop hosted by Drs. Davida Fromm, Sarah Grace Dalton and Brielle Stark; YouTube Link, CLAN manual & download, CLAN screencasts