Anna Vanta

Bilingual Speech-Language Pathologist

Anna Vanta, M.S., CCC-SLP is a board certified bilingual (English/Tagalog) speech-language pathologist with extensive experience serving a variety of pediatric populations across Arizona, DC, and Maryland. She is proud to represent the less than 3% of speech-language pathologists that identify as Asian.

Anna completed her BA at James Madison University in Communication Sciences and Disorders and her MS in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of the District of Columbia (UDC) in 2022. While at the University of the District of Columbia, Anna had the opportunity to work as a graduate research assistant for Dr. Sulare Telford-Rose and even co-authored a publication titled A Guide to Global Language Assessment: A Lifespan Approach.

Prior to becoming a speech-language pathologist, Anna worked as a speech-language pathology assistant (SLPA), where she became passionate about a collaborative, play-based approach to therapy with her patients. She absolutely loves working with the early intervention population and elementary school-aged children. Anna is dedicated to serving a diverse population of bilingual children with various speech and language needs.

In summary, Anna has experience evaluating and treating individuals with:

Anna currently holds medical licenses to practice in DC, Maryland, and Virginia. She loves to travel, stay active, and hang out with her dog, Cooper (who is also training to become a certified therapy dog!).

Please note, Anna is only accepting and seeing patients virtually via telehealth services.