LSVT Clinic – Voice treatment for Parkinsons
LEE SILVERMAN VOICE TREATMENT — LSVT® LOUD CLINIC
Do you have speech problems caused by Parkinson’s disease or Parkinson’s-like disorders? Strengthen your voice and improve oral communication with LSVT® LOUD – a proven, evidence-based treatment available at Baycrest. Treatment focuses on turning up your vocal volume, which then enables you to maintain and improve your oral communication.
After treatment, 90% of patients report improved vocal loudness and all patients report improvements in their ability to communicate.
Baycrest speech-language pathologists certified in LSVT® LOUD offer this intensive, one-on-one program which runs four days a week, one hour a day, for four consecutive weeks.
Adults of all ages who have Parkinson’s or other neurological disorders are eligible for the program. A physician referral is not required.
Treatment via Videoconference at Home
LSVT® LOUD is also available through videoconferencing to people who prefer receiving treatment in their home, are unable to attend the clinic at Baycrest due to mobility issues, or who live in outlying communities where the program is not available.
For more information, please call 416-785-2500, ext. 2928 or view the LSVT Global Website.