"Bethesda Speech for Kids is a child-centered, family friendly speech practice that provides
innovative, creative therapy for toddlers, school-aged children and teens. Collaboration
with the parent /care-giver and other professionals is appreciated and encouraged. As a
certified Drama Therpapist, my desire in establishing my practice is to provide families with
a unique option for their child's speech therapy needs. "
Learn more about Mandy through her extensive resume

Published Articles
Therapy Tips:
Positive Approach
for Picky Eaters

ADVANCE for Speech-Language
Pathologists and Audiologists

June 4, 2009
By Mandy S. Hart
Clinicians in the Classroom:
Starbursts in Therapy
ADVANCE for Speech-Language
Pathologists and Audiologists

June 16, 2009
Except from Book Wings To Fly:
Using Drama to
Teach About the Eye
Copyright 1993
Book By Sally Dorothy Bailey
Excerpt by Mandy S. Hart
Areas of Specialization

Apraxia of Speech
Expressive Language Challenges
Articulation Disorders
Auditory Processing Disorders
Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Eating/Feeding Disorders
Oral-Motor Disorders
Pragmatic/Social Language Groups
Language Groups
Sensory Integration Disorders
Sensory Motor Disorders
Voice Disorders

Techniques Used
Beckman Oral-Motor Program
Drama Therapy
Oral-Motor Program
Techniques Talk Tools
"My son has been working with
Mandy for the past 3 years. Her
patience level, free spirit and
expertise have allowed my son to
progress in the areas where he
struggles most. He enjoys going to
therapy and feels proud of himself
each time he leaves."
- Mother of Jake, 7