Membership in NBASLH is open to individuals interested in: promoting an increase in the number of certified Black speech-language and hearing professionals; promoting improvement in the quality of speech, language and hearing services to Black communicatively handicapped; promoting the research and development of a body of knowledge of the identification, diagnosis and treatment of the Black communicatively handicapped; and the dissemination of information among professionals and public on communication differences and disorders among Blacks.
Categories of Membership
Professional Member - Minimum bachelor's degree with major emphasis in or working in the area of speech, language and/or hearing. Professional membership is $100/year.
Student Member - Full-time students in training in the areas of speech, language and/or hearing. Student membership is $35/year.
Associate Member - The consumer and any other persons showing interest in the speech, language and hearing problems of Black people. Associate membership is $75/year.