Events

Please Note: We have suspended in-person meetings due to safety concerns related to COVID-19.  Please e-mail us at info@rva-aphasia.com to be included in virtual meetings.

2020 Monthly Programs

Meeting Location:

WellsColeman
5004 Monument Avenue
Training Room 100
Richmond, VA, 23230

All programs begin at 6pm

Date Speaker Subject
January 9, 2020 DAVID LOY, M.D.
Interventional Neuroradiologist, University of Virginia/Bon Secours
Interventional Neuroradiology Techniques to Treat Strokes
February 13, 2020 PAIGE WILSON
CEO/Founder of Naborforce
Info about Naborforce – Network of “Nabors” for social engagement and on-demand support for errands, transportation and help around the house
March 12, 2020 Panel from VCU Medical Center Speech Pathology

SALLY WARREN, Ed.D., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathology Manager

WOODFORD A. BEACH, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist III

RACHEL CHILDRESS, M.S., CCC-SLP
Outpatient Speech Pathologist

Ask the Speech Pathologist about Communication and Swallowing Problems
April 9, 2020 ASHLEY GATEWOOD, MOT, OTR/L
Occupational Therapist with Neofect USA
Use of the Neofect Glove in Stroke Rehabilitation
May 14, 2020 ALLIE LONGWORTH, M.S., MT-BC
Board Certified Music Therapist, Private Practice
Music Therapy and Aphasia
June 11, 2020 Special Program to mark June as National Aphasia Awareness Month
July 9, 2020 JENNIFER MILLER, M.Ed., CCC-SLP
Speech/Language Pathologist at Sheltering Arms Institute
Evidence Based Treatments for Aphasia
August 13, 2020 NICK SLENTZ
Human Services Program Coordinator, Virginia Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services
Resources Available through the Department of Aging and Rehab Services
September 10, 2020 SHEP ROEPER
Director and Co-Founder of Non-Profit Beyond Boundaries
“Adventure is for Everyone” Guiding those with disabilities to participate in outdoor activities
October 8, 2020 FALL SOCIAL
November 12, 2020 APHASIA MOVIE
with Discussion After
December 10, 2020 HOLIDAY PARTY

Unless noted otherwise, programs are at 6 pm at Monument Corporate Center, Wells Coleman, 5004 Monument Avenue, Training Room 100 Richmond, VA 23230. The building is wheelchair accessible. For details, contact Susan Hapala CCC-SLP at 804-908-3261 or info@rva-aphasia.com.

Coffee Group

Come join us for coffee! The Coffee Group is held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 3pm at:
Ellwood Thompson
4 North Thompson Street
Richmond, VA 23221

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