Amy Sims, M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist
Rehabilitation

Children's at Alpharetta Highway
404-785-8470
amy.sims@choa.org

Education and Training
  • Master of Science, Speech-Language Pathology: Miami University, 1997.
  • Bachelor of Science, Hearing and Speech Science: Ohio University, 1996.

Interests
  • Dysphagia/Feeding difficulties
  • Pre-language/early intervention/early language acquisition
  • Apraxia
  • Articulation/Phonological disorders
  • Receptive and expressive language disorders

    Certifications
  • American Speech-language and Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence
  • National Outcomes Measurement System (NOMS)
  • State of Georgia State Board of Examiners for Speech Pathology and Audiology
  • Beckman Oral Motor certification
  • It Takes Two to Talk: Hanen Certification workshop

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Evaluate patients birth to 21 years in areas of dysphagia/feeding difficulties, articulation/phonological disorders, oral and verbal apraxia, receptive and expressive language disorders, pragmatics and augmentative and alternative communication

Career Highlights
  • Worked in pediatrics since 1998
  • Worked at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta since 2001
  • Received ACE award from American Speech, Language and Hearing Association twice