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Amanda Elias
School of Health Professions
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Amanda J Elias, MA
Instructor, Speech Language Pathology



2010, Speech-Language Pathology
Louisiana Tech University


2008, Communication Disorders
Louisiana State University

Biographical Sketch

Amanda Elias is from West Monroe, Louisiana and has been a practicing Speech-Language Pathologist since 2010. She received her B.A. from Louisiana State University and her M.A. from Louisiana Tech University. Before coming to ULM, Mrs. Elias worked with the adult population in skilled nursing facilities providing screening, evaluation and remediation of speech, language and swallowing disorders including, but not limited to: aphasia, dysarthria, dysphagia, dementia and traumatic brain injury.

At ULM, Mrs. Elias is a clinical supervisor/instructor in the Speech-Language Pathology Program providing supervision of graduate students during speech, language and hearing screenings both on- and off-campus, and evaluation and management of speech and language disorders in the Kitty DeGree Speech and Hearing Center.

Professional Positions

January 2016

Instructor/Clinical Supervisor, University of Louisiana Monroe

October 2014 April 2013

Speech-Language Pathologist, Tara Therapy

February 2013 March 2012

Speech-Language Pathologist, Therapy Solutions

March 2012 June 2010

Speech-Language Pathologist, Tara Therapy

May 2010 March 2010

Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Student Intern, Central Elementary School

March 2010 December 2009

Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Student Intern, HealthSouth Specialty Hospital of North Louisiana

November 2009 September 2009

Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Student Intern, Melanie Massey Physical Therapy

Licensure & Certification

Speech-Language Pathologist
Lousiana Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Certificate of Clinical Competence
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Awards & Honors


Courses Taught

SPLP 5076PRACTICUM-SITE I, 6 course(s)