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LSVT BIG Physical Therapy and LSVT LOUD Speech Therapy

Organization
Menorah Park
Contact
Kelly McNeal
216.595.7345
kmcneal@menorahpark.org
Description

LSVT BIG techniques train individuals with Parkinson's Disease (PD) and other neurological conditions to use bigger movements anywhere, anytime in daily living. Research on LSVT BIG has documented improved ratings on tests of motor functioning in people with Parkinson's Disease following treatment.

Improvements include:

  • Faster walking with bigger steps
  • Improved balance
  • Increased trunk rotation

LSVT BIG will teach you how to avoid inactivity and keep your movements BIG during everydat activities. It will help you participate fully and improve the quality of your life!

Medicine and neurosurgery typically don't help speech disorders. the most effective way to improve speech is through speech therapy. More than 20 years of research funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH) has documented that LSVT LOUD can result in:

  • improved vocal loudness and speech intelligibility
  • Increased facial expression
  • Improved confidence

LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD treatment consists of:

  • 16 sessions- 4 consecutive days a week for 4 weeks
  • Individual 1 hour sessions
  • Daily homework practice
  • Daily carryover exercises

LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD will help you establish a life-long habit of BIG practice!

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Is a referral required?
No
Is documentation required?
No
Is insurance accepted?
No
Is there a fee structure?
No
Is financial assistance available?
No

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