Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT). An intensive treatment program for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease Presented by: Laura Dinges. Characteristics of Parkinson’s Disease. Affects both speech and voice Exhibits common form of hypokinetic dysarthria Decreased loudness Monotone
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