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Welcome to NMSHA

The New Mexico Speech-Language and Hearing Association is recognized as the statewide authority in audiology and speech-language pathology.

Mission Statement

The mission of the New Mexico Speech-Language and Hearing Association is to promote the interests of and provide the highest quality support services to audiologists and speech-language pathologists and to promote the prevention and treatment of communicative disabilities for the people of New Mexico.


Number of Registrants for 2018 Convention


NMSHA Members


SLPs will be needed to fill the demand between 2014 and 2024 *asha.org


Number of Licensed SLPs, Audiologists and Hearing Aid Dispensers



 NMSHA Directory/Resource Guide

Published online, and available to members only, this guide includes members’ addresses by alphabetical order and geographic location, a list of current NMSHA Board members, upcoming NMSHA and ASHA convention dates, university programs, NMSHA’s By-laws, the association’s vision and mission statements, and the addresses/phone numbers for the New Mexico Legislators.

Job Referral Service

Assists Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists who are seeking employment within the state and is available through the NMSHA web site. www.healthcaresource.com/nmsha


Super Duper Publications provides NMSHA members a 20% discount for online ordering.

Members will also receive $10 off their 12 month membership to SpeechPathology.com or AudiologyOnline.com.

To see discount codes, log into this web site with your user name and password and then Click Here.


Network with other professionals in the state and throughout the country through the NMSHA convention and communications. The NMSHA convention is held each year in the fall and features nationally known speakers as well as local professionals. NMSHA currently has 274 members.

Professional Development

ASHA and AAA recognize NMSHA as an approved sponsor, and, through NMSHA, you are able to attain state and national continuing education credit. NMSHA members also receive discount on convention registration and free online CEUs.

Online Application


Purposes of the Association include:

  • To encourage basic scientific study of the processes of individual human communication with special reference to speech, language and hearing
  • To promote investigation and prevention of disorders of human communication
  • To provide a forum for the exchange of information, methods, and techniques related to speech, language and hearing among persons and organizations, to disseminate such information and to foster educational opportunities for association members, interested professionals and professionals in related disciplines
  • To advocate the rights and interests of persons with communication disorders
  • To promote the individual and collective professional interests of the members of the Association
  • To promote appropriate academic and clinical preparation of individuals who are entering the discipline of human communication sciences and disorders and promote the maintenance of current knowledge and skills of those within the discipline
  • To foster improvement of clinical services and procedures concerning such procedures

View the Code of Ethics here
View the NMSHA Bylaws here