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An Intensive Review for the Praxis Examination For Speech-Language Pathology

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About the Praxis Review

The National Black Association for Speech-Language and Hearing (NBASLH) is sponsoring its Annual Review Course in preparation for the Praxis II Examination in Speech-Language Pathology. The course has been sponsored since 1988 and is taught by an outstanding faculty of scholars who are experts and/or certified speech-language pathologists and audiologists.

The Intensive Review for the Praxis Examination was designed to target the topic areas identified by the Educational Testing Service Praxis Series as being the content included on the examination.


Praxis Schedule

Day One

PRAXIS Basics: Intro and Overview


Testing strategies


Cognitive Aspects of Communication




Cognitive Aspects of Communication


LUNCH (On your Own)


Feeding and Swallowing


Voice, Resonance, & Motor Speech




Approaches to Assessment and Evaluation


Treatment Planning and Evaluation


Day Two

Receptive and Expressive Language




Speech Sound Production


LUNCH (On your own)


Clinical Management




Speech Science


Professional Practice


Day Three

Craniofacial Anomalies






Social Aspects of Communication


LUNCH(On your own)


Augmentative and Alternative Communication




Hearing Science




Closing Remarks



2019 Praxis Review Course Faculty

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Program Outline

The popular NBASLH Praxis Review has been updated to reflect the changes in the NEW 2014 Praxis Test.

Topics presented follow the test areas of study:

  • Foundations and Professional Practice
    • Foundations
    • Professional Practice
  • Screening, Assessment, Evaluation and Diagnosis
    • Screening
    • Approaches to Assessment and Evaluation
    • Assessment Procedures and Assessment
    • Etiology
  • Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of Treatment
    • Treatment Planning
    • Treatment Evaluation
    • Treatment

Each day, the Praxis Review Course will be held from approximately 8:00 am to 5:30 pm. 


Past Participant Remarks

“I have attended your Praxis Review class in Atlanta … thank you … with your help I have passed the Praxis and have my state license in speech pathology.”

“Very informative, very helpful, learned a lot! Motivational!” (passed after taking the exam six times)

“It helped me identify what I absolutely had to know, provided me with memory aids (e.g., The PCA opens the way) and served as an excellent review of the material.” (passed on first try)

“I truly appreciate all instructors for their time and talent in helping to equip me with the confidence and motivation to attack the NESPA. That is exactly what I did, I attacked the NESPA with complete confidence, and my score went up by 50 points and I am proud to say I finally accomplished a long-awaited goal.”

“The review course helped me tremendously. It gave me the motivation and determination that I needed to be successful on the exam. I am so glad that I decided to attend the intensive review course.” (passed after taking the exam seven times)

“Made me feel at ease; questions and material were a good refresher. Thank you all soo much!” (passed after taking the exam three times)