The winners of the first annual "Make Your Own BHSM Video" contest have been announced by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Rockville, Md. Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) aims to raise awareness about communication disorders and the professionals who provide treatment.
Click here to view the winning videos, or [removed]click here[/removed] to view all of the submissions via YouTube. More than 40 submissions were received from around the country and loaded on YouTube. The videos span topics that focused on raising awareness about communication disorders and promoting treatment that can improve the quality of life for those who experience problems with speaking, understanding, or hearing. The videos were judged on originality, creativity, and aesthetic appeal.
The video contest was the newest addition to ASHA’s annual BHSM campaign activities. To learn more about the contest or ASHA’s May is Better Hearing and Speech Month campaign, visit the ASHA Web site.