Online LSVT LOUD Certification Renewal Course (0.2 CEUs)
This two hour course entitled “Advances in the Science and Practice of LSVT LOUD: Renewal Update” will be offered to previously trained LSVT LOUD clinicians. The first part of this update will highlight new scientific research including a new randomized controlled trial. This will include a description of our primary outcome variable and the impact of two comparative treatments on speech intelligibility. Further a discussion of how LSVT LOUD may be applied to other neurological disorders including research outcome data in select populations will be discussed. The second part of this update will review the LSVT LOUD exercises, teaching techniques, and implementation of calibration. This will be followed by a review of the research and practice of technology enhanced delivery of LSVT LOUD. Finally, future directions and resources for LSVT LOUD clinicians will be explained.