Posts Tagged LSVT LOUD

Enhancing Clinic Revenue and Patient Satisfaction through an Effective RTM Program

Click HERE to access the handout If you are a speech-language pathologist, physical therapist, or occupational therapist or assistant and would like a certificate for viewing a public on demand webinar, please follow the below steps: View the webinar in its entirety. Click HERE to complete a survey. LSVT Global will verify your viewing of the webinar and email you a certificate. NOTE: LSVT Global webinars are not state or ASHA-registered for CEUs so you will need to retain your certificate if you would like to self-report your activity. LSVT BIG® physical and occupational therapy is well-known for its efficacy in addressing movement impairments and improving functional abilities in individuals with Parkinson's disease and other conditions. The integration of technology such as Remote Therapeutic Monitoring (RTM) opens up new avenues for therapists to extend their reach and provide ongoing support to patients beyond traditional in-person sessions. Join Matthew Jurek, DPT, CSCS, Wibbi's RTM specialist to learn how to implement an RTM program that will: Enhance clinic efficiency and revenue Optimize outcomes for patients with Parkinson's disease and other chronic conditions Enhance patient engagement through ongoing communication, monitoring, and support after they complete LSVT BIG treatment or other intervention Personalize yourContinue Reading

StrivePD: Your Parkinson’s Care Companion

Click HERE to access the handout Click HERE to access the information sheet StrivePD is a free iOS disease management application — FDA-cleared on the Apple Watch — that passively collects tremor and dyskinesia data via Apple’s Movement Disorder API. People with Parkinson’s (PwPD) can download the app and explore interactive charts to track their symptoms over time and understand how medications and physical activity / exercise impact them. With StrivePD, users gain insights to guide their care journey, and have the ability to share their data with clinical specialists for a personalized strategy. The StrivePD and LSVT Global team have joined forces to empower PwPD through the combined power of personalized insights and exercise. With this partnership, StrivePD users can now track their symptoms in between and during LSVT BIG sessions. Mobility metrics with symptom and medication data will help clinicians and PwPD further understand how LSVT or other physical activity are impacting their disease progression. The goal is to provide a more comprehensive picture of PD, enabling PwPD and clinicians to make informed decisions. During this webinar session, discover how StrivePD can become your patients’ valuable care companion, providing personalized insights to support their Parkinson's management. Please noteContinue Reading

Express Your BIG and LOUD During the Month of April for PD Awareness

Are you ready to express your BIG movements and LOUD voice during the month of April for PD awareness? This April, organizations around the world join forces in raising awareness for those living with Parkinson’s Disease (PD).

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Parkinson’s in Kenya: Revealing the Untold Story Through the Film ‘Shaking Hands with the Devil’

Click HERE to access the handout If you are a speech-language pathologist, physical therapist, or occupational therapist or assistant and would like a certificate for viewing a public on demand webinar, please follow the below steps: View the webinar in its entirety. Click HERE to complete a survey. LSVT Global will verify your viewing of the webinar and email you a certificate. NOTE: LSVT Global webinars are not state or ASHA-registered for CEUs so you will need to retain your certificate if you would like to self-report your activity. Embark on a transformative cinematic journey with LSVT Global as we present the stirring documentary, ‘Shaking Hands with the Devil.’ This 15-minute film, crafted by the talented team of David Plummer, Natasha Fothergill-Misbah, and Olz McCoy, fearlessly uncovers the harsh realities of stigmatization, marginalization, and persecution faced by individuals living with Parkinson’s in Kenya. Event Highlights: Exclusive Film Viewing: Immerse yourself in the emotional and impactful narrative of ‘Shaking Hands with the Devil,’ shedding light on the often-overlooked challenges of those living with Parkinson’s in Kenya. Q&A Panel with Creators: Engage in a thought-provoking Q&A session with the creators themselves as they share their insights, experiences, and the creative process behind the documentary.Continue Reading

LSVT Strong: Launching our fourth decade of LSVT LOUD® and LSVT BIG® innovations for Parkinson’s and Neural Rehabilitation.

From its clinical beginnings at the Lee Silverman Center for Parkinson’s in Scottsdale, Arizona in the late 1980s, LSVT has grown into a global force for change in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other neurological conditions. Through continuous innovation and relentless commitment to patient-centered care, LSVT has transformed the lives of countless individuals, giving them a voice and empowering them to move with confidence. As we look forward to the future, one thing is clear: the best is yet to come for LSVT.

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Breaking New Ground with Tech for Inclusivity: Exploring the Speech Accessibility Project’s Innovations

The Speech Accessibility Project is aimed at better automatic speech recognition for people with PD. The goal is that an individual with PD will be able to easily access smart speakers, cell phones, voice menus, and all the other types of information provided via speech. Read on to learn more!

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Exploring the Best: Top Viewed LSVT Global Webinars in 2023

As we look back at 2023, let’s dive into the webinars that grabbed the spotlight – the ones everyone couldn’t stop watching. In this blog post, we’ll call out the top three viewed webinars in each of our categories: LSVT® Community Webinars, LSVT LOUD® Certified Clinician Webinars and LSVT BIG® Clinician Webinars. Take some time and enjoy these top rated webinars!

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LSVT Team Member Spotlight: Catherine Airiau, Orthophoniste

We are beyond blessed to have Catherine as part of our international LSVT Global collaborative team. Catherine and her team at LOGOTOP have been instrumental in bringing LSVT LOUD and LSVT BIG to clinicians in France. Her committment to enhancing patient care is evident in her work. Cheers to you Catherine!

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Gifts for People with Parkinson’s from LSVT Global!

The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to spread joy than by choosing the perfect gifts for your friends and loved ones with Parkinson’s!

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Application of LSVT Treatments post-Deep Brain Stimulation: Maximizing communication and mobility outcomes

Click HERE to access the handout If you are a speech-language pathologist, physical therapist, or occupational therapist or assistant and would like a certificate for viewing a public on demand webinar, please follow the below steps: View the webinar in its entirety. Click HERE to complete a survey. LSVT Global will verify your viewing of the webinar and email you a certificate. NOTE: LSVT Global webinars are not state or ASHA-registered for CEUs so you will need to retain your certificate if you would like to self-report your activity. Lewy body dementia (LBD) is the second most common cause of progressive dementia, impacting an estimated 1.4 million people in the United States. Despite the condition’s prevalence, LBD is the most often misdiagnosed type of dementia, and is misunderstood by many clinicians. A recent survey by the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) of people with LBD and care partners found that despite interest in rehabilitation services, most people do not receive access to rehabilitation services during their journey with LBD. It’s time to change that. To honor Lewy body dementia Awareness Month this October, Join LSVT Global for this special collaborative webinar with the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA). Following an overview, we will beContinue Reading