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Speech Therapist

Dover, NH
October 05, 2019

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Amy H. Burnham

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Somersworth, NH 03878


Professional Summary

Experienced healthcare professional with twelve years as a speech therapist in a skilled nursing facility. Specializing in the evaluation and treatment of adults with cognitive, speech, language, voice, and swallowing

disorders. Areas of interest include treatment of patients with Cerebrovascular accidents, and Traumatic Brain Injuries. Hard-working, dependable and dedicated to improving the quality of life of all patients. Looking for a new and challenging leadership position in a therapeutic setting.


Skilled communicator Uses current technology effectively

Team leader Efficient and timely

Works well with colleagues Professional demeanor

Detailed oriented and goal driven Passionate about helping others


Speech Therapist Aug 2007-September 2019

Genesis Healthcare--Colonial Hill Center Rochester, NH

Assessment and treatment of adults with cognitive, speech, language, voice, and

swallowing disorders

Works as part of an interdisciplinary team including Physical Therapy, Occupational

Therapy, and Nursing

Develops measurable goals and implements treatment plans

Prepares and selects instructional materials tailored toward individual patient needs

Collects data to document patients' performance

Documents patients' progress in meeting established treatment objectives

Works closely with family members to ensure the highest quality of care

Conducts in-service training sessions for patients, family and staff

Supervises graduate students and clinical fellows

LSVT Certified December, 2017

Vital Stim Certified June, 2013

Graduate Clinical Practicum May 2007-Aug 2007

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital Concord, NH

Graduate Clinical Practicum Jan 2007-May 2007

Hilltop Elementary School/Somersworth Early Education Program Somersworth, NH

Graduate On-Campus Clinical Practicum Sep 2006-Dec 2006

University of New Hampshire Speech and Language Clinic Durham, NH


Currently enrolled in Masters of Healthcare Administration at Southern New Hampshire University

Anticipated completion, May 2021

Masters of Science: Communication Sciences and Disorders

GPA 4.0

Awarded paid graduate internship

Bachelor of Science: Communication Sciences and Disorders

University of New Hampshire

Minor in Psychology


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