Kindergarten Guide

Voice & Speech

Bowden Voice and Speech was established in 2016,
born out of a desire to provide high quality,
personalized therapy to families in Toronto.
We provide in-home services to children and adults. 
See our Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

Meet our Clinicians

Mary Bowden

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Mary is a Speech-Language Pathologist registered with the College of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists of Ontario (CASLPO). She also maintains certification with Speech-Language and Audiology Canada. She is a proud graduate of the University of Toronto and holds the degree of

Master of Health Science.

Mary's additional training includes Hanen's More Than Words and Talkability, Introduction to PROMPT, Picture Exchange Communication Level 1, Cognitive Communication Disorders Level 1, Voice Therapy Spectrum (LMRVT and CSCF). Mary's musical and dramatic training includes qualifications in Voice, Piano and Flute from the Royal Conservatory of Music and a Certificate in Musical Theater Performance from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy.  

Mary has had the privilege of working in a number of settings, such as: 

- Acute care hospital (Michael Garron) 

- Child Development Center  (Michael Garron) 

- Neonatal Follow up Clinic (Michael Garron) 

- Preschool Language Services in Toronto and York Region

- Several private Schools in Toronto 

- Various daycare providers across the GTA 

In the fall of 2017 Mary will be adding The Hanen Center to her list of employment experiences as she begins a contract teaching Talkability. 

When she isn't working as an SLP Mary continues to participate in community theater as a performer, vocal coach and musical director. She is also an amateur beach volleyball enthusiast.