Schendel to offer free seminar, screenings on May 24

The L.L. Schendel Clinic at the School of Communication Science & Disorders of The Florida State University is partnering with Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. to present a free seminar with hearing and communication screenings in recognition of May being the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association “Better Hearing and Speech Month.”

The events take place on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Tallahassee Senior Center Ballroom, 1400 N. Monroe Street, Tallahassee. All ages are welcome. Refreshments and light snacks will be available and door prizes will be awarded. Below is a schedule. For more information, call 1-800-222-3448.


  • 3:00–7:00 p.m.
    Free screenings
    of speech, memory, and hearing. Distribution of free amplified phones to qualified Florida residents
  • 3:00–3:30 p.m.
    Free seminar:
    Introduction to Better Speech & Hearing Awareness: Changing Lives Through Effective Communication Speech and Hearing Health

  • 3:45–4:15 p.m.
    Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. presents How to Obtain a Free Amplified Phone

  • 4:30–5:00 p.m.
    on the importance of building literacy skills in children by Dr. Kenn Apel, The Power of Literacy
  • 5:00–7:00 p.m.
    Continued screenings and amplified phone distribution