Posts Tagged Parkinson’s disease

LSVT Treatments Applied to Neurological Conditions Beyond Parkinson’s Disease

Join LSVT Global faculty for an informational webinar on how to apply LSVT Treatments to Neurological Conditions Beyond Parkinson’s Disease.

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Life after LSVT LOUD® and LSVT BIG®: Tips to help maintain treatment gains

Join LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD Faculty as they discuss frequently asked questions related to LSVT treatment protocols.

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Life after LSVT LOUD® and LSVT BIG®: Tips to help maintain treatment gains

Join LSVT Global faculty for an informational webinar on Life after LSVT LOUD® and LSVT BIG®.

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You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! Top 10 questions related to LSVT treatments

Join LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD Faculty as they discuss frequently asked questions related to LSVT treatment protocols.

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You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! Top 10 questions related to LSVT treatments

Join LSVT Global faculty for an informational webinar on the top 10 questions related to LSVT treatments.

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“LSVT BIG training has impacted my daily clinical practice immensely”

I have seen improvements in my patients’ movement overall, but specifically, my most recent patient had a reduction in his freezing episodes while turning, and he has more confidence to do his daily activities.

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LSVT LOUD® and LSVT BIG® Year in Review: Research and Clinical Updates in 2020

Join LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD Faculty as they discuss unique challenges faced by individuals with atypical or advanced Parkinsonian disorders. The presentation will include information on how LSVT BIG can improve mobility for these individuals and how treatment can be adapted to fit the unique needs often encountered in these populations.

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LSVT LOUD® y LSVT BIG®: terapia del habla, física y ocupacional basada en evidencia para la enfermedad de Parkinson

Join our LSVT LOUD faculty to learn more about LSVT LOUD (in Japanese).

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LSVT LOUD® 発話療法 パーキンソン病の人々が自らの声を周囲に伝え、 よりよい人生を生きる支えとなる

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Building a database for automatic speech recognition in Parkinson’s disease

Disordered speech and voice may limit access to everyday voice activated devices (e.g., mobile phones, computers). These devices have automatic speech recognition (ASR) systems that have been trained on non-disordered speech. This makes it frustrating for individuals with speech disorders such as those accompanying Amyotropic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Down Syndrome and Parkinson’s disease (PD) to utilize these devices. Project Euphonia is an initiative by Google to make speech technology more accessible to individuals with non-standard speech. The first step in this process is to gather large numbers of speech samples from disordered speakers in order to train speech recognition systems. This paper reports initial work to collect speech data from individuals with PD to contribute to this project. 

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