Amanda received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Science and Disorders from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master of Science in Speech Pathology from Salus University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), is licensed as a speech-language pathologist by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispenser Board and New York State Education Department, and is PROMPT (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets) trained.
Her experience includes practicing in a preschool, pediatric rehabilitation, clinic, acute hospital, skilled nursing facility, and private practice. Amanda has vast experience in evaluating and treating a variety of communication and related disorders including expressive and receptive language delays, language and auditory processing disorders, fluency disorders, social communication (pragmatic) disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, motor speech disorders, and articulation and phonological disorders.
Amanda believes providing 1:1 therapy in a supportive, comfortable, and fun environment and working closely with families is an integral part helping your child reach success. Every client’s treatment plan is individualized to meet their unique needs and goals by using evidence-based practice, expertise, and collaboration with teachers, therapists, and other professionals.
When Amanda is not working, she enjoys traveling to new places, baking, taking pilates classes, going to the beach, and raising her Australian Labradoodle puppy, Milo.
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorders