–** Press Release **–

Amanda J. Ahmed Selected for the Class of 2018, Leadership Development Program
Frisco, Texas – July 1, 2018 – Amanda J. Ahmed, MA, EdM, CCC-SLP, has been selected to participate in the 2018 Health Care Cohort of the Leadership Development Program (LDP), year-long program in which leaders in the field of communicative disorders and sciences work in teams to develop new clinical initiatives in their workplace and communities.

Each program accepts 30 participants internationally, selected through a competitive application process. The program will kick off in July at the 2018 ASHA Connect Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.

“This is a very exciting opportunity for all of us at Summit Speech Therapy. We are currently developing two innovative programs to help serve our community better. The LDP will allow me to meet other industry leaders for support and feedback, help implement our ideas and serve our patients at a higher level.” – Amanda Ahmed, Owner/Speech Pathologist Summit Speech Therapy

ABOUT AHSA AND LDP

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 198,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists and speech-language pathologists. The LDP was designed by ASHA and seeks people who are motivated to influence professional issues in speech-language pathology and audiology through innovation and leadership.
For more information on the ASHA and the Leadership Development Program, visit www.asha.org.
ABOUT SUMMIT SPEECH THERAPY, PLLC
Summit Speech Therapy is an outpatient clinic in Frisco, Texas, serving adults and children of all ages, providing evaluations and treatments for speech, language, communication, feeding and swallowing disorders. Founded in 2014, Summit has grown from one therapist delivering at-home services, to an established clinic with a team of therapists, many of whom are bilingual, serving the greater North DFW area. Summit is a member of the Frisco Chamber of Commerce, and is an established teaching clinic, forming relationships with universities across the country training the next generation of speech and language pathologists at the graduate level.
For more information, visit www.summitspeechtx.com.