Vision, Mission and Core Values
The Indiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association is the unified voice and recognized professional resource promoting and advocating for the basic right of communication in the State of Indiana.
To support and empower members to provide the highest quality, life changing communication, swallowing and hearing services to the people of the State of Indiana.
Excellence – Individuals with communication, swallowing and hearing impairments deserve to be served by well-qualified practitioners who consistently endeavor to update their skills and knowledge base.
Research based – The practice of audiology and speech language pathology must be based on principles and knowledge that have been and continue to be rigorously tested through the scientific process.
Member-driven – Decisions reflect the priorities of the members
Advocacy – ISHA has a voice in the shaping of legislation in Indiana. It is a goal of this association to support our members and the people they serve through legislative and professional advocacy.
Visionary – Decisions are guided by long term needs of members and the public, and informed by social and political forecasts and trends.