Evidenced-based Speech Treatment (LSVT LOUD®): An Informational Webinar for Speech-Language Pathology Students

The Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT LOUD) is an evidence-based treatment for voice and speech deficits in people with Parkinson disease (PD). This presentation will: 1.) briefly explain advances in neuroscience that have had a positive impact on the field of rehabilitation for individuals with PD, 2.) discuss the development and data on LSVT LOUD, 3.) explain key principles of LSVT LOUD treatment, 4.) highlight innovative technology to enhance accessibility of treatment for all people with PD who can benefit, and 5.) summarize the ability of students to learn and use LSVT LOUD in their clinical practicum and clinical fellowship year.