Amanda Locke, M.H.Sc., SLP (C)
Amanda grew up in Burlington, Ontario and completed her M.HSc. in Speech Language Pathology at the University of Toronto. She graduated with honors in both her majors and was first in her classes.
Amanda has been a competitive dancer since the age of 3 and has taught and practiced many styles in Canada and Trinidad. Amanda lived and practiced as a Speech Language Pathologist in Trinidad for 2 years and performed on stage and in music videos with world famous soca artists Machel Montano and Kes the Band.
Amanda enjoys connecting with her clients and building relationships so that families can continually be involved in the therapy process.
Qualifications & Memberships
Master of Science (Speech Language Pathology) – University of Toronto
Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and Psychology – Western University
Registered Autism Service Provider (RASP) for children under 6
Areas of Practice
Speech sound therapy (articulation, phonology, apraxia of speech)
Language therapy (expressive and receptive language skills)
Stroke and brain injury rehabilitation
Dysphagia assessment and intervention
Cognitive communication intervention (conversational topic maintenance, attending to others, memory, solving problems, planning etc.)
Social skills training
Reading and writing therapy
Fluency / stuttering therapy