ALTA - Academic Language Therapy Association
2015 ALTA Spring Conference

ALTA Conference Follow-Up
Check out presentations and photos from the recent 2015 ALTA Spring Conference.
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Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities
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Legislative News

Legislative News — Congressman Lamar Smith
Congressman Smith is chairing the dyslexia caucus and has been meeting with lawmakers to discuss helping children with dyslexia.

We need ALTA members to call their congressmen and ask them to join the dyslexia caucus.
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It's Not Too Late! You Can Still Renew!
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A National Certifying Organization

ALTA - Who We Are
ALTA Mission Statement
Certification Process
ALTA is a national professional member organization dedicated to the remediation of written language skills.

ALTA certifies individuals trained in the remediation of written language skills.

ALTA requires that members maintain and expand expertise through tracking of continuing education credits (CEUs). ALTA members are also required to follow the organization's Code of Ethics.
The mission of ALTA is to establish, maintain, promote and strengthen standards to assure that the membership will perform quality professional services for students with dyslexia and related disorders.

Certification as a Certified Academic Language Therapist or an Associate Academic Language Practitioner is based on four very important components.

  • Coursework
  • Demonstration lessons
  • Supervised clinical experience
  • Successful completion of a national certification exam

Areas of ALTA that you may not know about

Directory of Certified Members

Members of the Academic Language Therapy Association have the opportunity to list their contact information for individuals seeking the expertise a Certified Academic Language Therapist or Certified Academic Language Practitioner.



ALTA Foundation

The ALTA Foundation is a 501(C)(3) non-profit entity established to accept donations and contributions that support ALTA's educational mission. The ALTA Foundation provides financial support to the Academic Language Therapy Association in an effort to educate professional Academic Language Therapists in the most current, research-based information.


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