Reaching a Milestone: 25 Years of the Native American Caucus For the past 25 years, the Native American Caucus has brought together speech-language pathologists and audiologists dedicated to improving speech, language, and hearing service delivery for Indigenous communities. This article briefly describes the history and goals of the Caucus along with some of the related actions that have been undertaken ... Article
Article  |   July 01, 2011
Reaching a Milestone: 25 Years of the Native American Caucus
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Edgarita Long
    Department of Health Sciences, Speech-Language Pathology Program, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, OK
  • Alyssa Drevniak
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
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Article   |   July 01, 2011
Reaching a Milestone: 25 Years of the Native American Caucus
SIG 14 Perspectives on Communication Disorders and Sciences in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CLD) Populations, July 2011, Vol. 18, 30-35. doi:10.1044/cds18.2.30
SIG 14 Perspectives on Communication Disorders and Sciences in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CLD) Populations, July 2011, Vol. 18, 30-35. doi:10.1044/cds18.2.30

For the past 25 years, the Native American Caucus has brought together speech-language pathologists and audiologists dedicated to improving speech, language, and hearing service delivery for Indigenous communities. This article briefly describes the history and goals of the Caucus along with some of the related actions that have been undertaken to achieve the goals. The information provided, literature cited, and a selected resource list can serve as resources for professionals who serve Indigenous populations.

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