Ask the Expert Webinar: Communication and Swallow
Join Sherri Zelazny, MA RSLP CCC-SLP, Speech-Language Pathologist, Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)® certified clinician, and Parkinson Society BC Board member, for an educational hour about communication and swallowing difficulties that are typical with Parkinson's disease. You will learn about how to identify signs and symptoms of communication and swallowing problems, and best practices for evaluation and treatment.
Sherri will also provide a brief introduction to voice therapy training that is part of the LSVT LOUD® treatment, which includes methods that have been clinically proven to enhance communication for individuals with Parkinson's and other neurological conditions.
This session will close with a 10-15 minute question and answer period.
We welcome all individuals with Parkinson's to this webinar, as well as their spouses and/or carepartners/caregivers who may benefit from learning this information.
Registration for this webinar will close on Wednesday, June 3
||Friday, June 5
||1:00pm – 2:00pm
In the "Participant Information" section of this event registration form, you will be asked for your "Registration Type". The information collected here will provide a better understanding of the Parkinson's communities in which we serve, as well as improve our advocacy efforts on behalf of those living with Parkinson's disease. If you have any concerns with regard to the collection of this information, please contact us. Important:
If you will be watching this presentation with a partner or group, only one registration is required
. Instructions on how to access the webinar will be sent in an email approximately 24 hours before the webinar's start time.
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