How Speech and Voice are Affected by Parkinson’s?
- Thursday, November 19
- 2 – 3:30 pm
- Kate Glogowski, Clinical Director, and Jessica Jones, Lead Clinical Educator, Minnesota State Mankato Center for Communication Sciences and Disorders
The center provides assessment and treatment to children and adults with a variety of communication disorders in Southern Minnesota. Services are provided by graduate students under the direct supervision of licensed Speech-Language Pathologists. They will introduce a new program for clients with Parkinson’s Disease called SPEAK OUT!® & The LOUD Crowd®. This program was developed through a grant from the Parkinson’s Voice Project and incorporates education and individual and group therapy to help clients improve the quality of their speech and voice. Services are being provided free of charge.