Clinical Officers

Angela Halpern M.S., CCC-SLP

Ms. Halpern is in charge of facilitating national and international training and certification courses for LSVT LOUD and LSVT BIG. She assists the team in the research and development of new courses and products, and she has worked to develop and advance LOUD for LIFE exercise maintenance classes for LSVT LOUD graduates.  Ms. Halpern serves as national and international faculty for LSVT LOUD training and certification courses. She has been a part of Dr. Ramig’s research team at the National Center for Voice and Speech in Denver since 2000, where she has played an integral role in the randomized control trial research for LSVT LOUD. Ms. Halpern received her Masters degree in Communication Disorders and Sciences from the University of Pittsburgh, PA.  Ms. Halpern was born and raised in Kansas and currently resides in Golden, Colorado.

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Laura Gusé, MPT

Ms. Gusé received her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of North Dakota. She has over 15 years of experience working with adults with neurological disorders with a special focus on Parkinson disease and Multiple Sclerosis. She has been certified in LSVT BIG® since 2009, and is a Multiple Sclerosis Certified Specialist. She is an LSVT BIG faculty member and Clinical Expert, and has helped to develop many of the current LSVT BIG treatment tools and videos, webinars and curriculum. She now serves as the Chief Clinical Officer of LSVT BIG.

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Jenny Tuccitto, MPT, GCS

Ms. Tuccitto received her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the College of St. Catherine in Minnesota in 2001 & received her Geriatric Clinical Specialist Certification in 2015. As a physical therapist, she has over 20 years of experience in treating a wide variety of clients with neurological diagnoses with a focus in Parkinson Disease. Ms. Tuccitto has been certified in LSVT BIG since 2009 and part of the LSVT BIG Training and Certification Faculty with LSVT Global since 2011. She now serves as the Director of Innovation and Communications for LSVT Global as well as the LSVT BIG Clinical Expert. She has assisted with the development of many LSVT BIG treatment tools & courses including the LSVT BIG Homework Helper videos, BIG for LIFE training, webinars & LSVT for LIFE. She has presented for the National Parkinson Foundation, the Minnesota Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections for the American Physical Therapy Association and at the American Speech and Hearing Association on LSVT BIG & Parkinson Disease.

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