Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)

LSVT LOUD LogoLee Silverman Voice Treatment, also known as LSVT LOUD®, is an intensive voice therapy programme for people with Parkinson’s disease. It was developed in America following extensive research into effective speech treatments for people with Parkinson’s.

Lee Silverman Voice Treatment LsvtIn Parkinson’s, there can be changes in the way a person speaks and speech can sound:

  • Quiet
  • Monotone (have little intonation in their voice)
  • Imprecise and sound as though the person is mumbling their words.

LSVT works on increasing voice volume to improve speech intelligibility.

The programme is intensive and includes four therapy sessions per week for four consecutive weeks, with each session lasting about an hour. Additionally, you will undertake home practice every day.

How do I know if it’s right for me?

You can book an initial assessment to determine your suitability for LSVT, after which we will discuss your options and if necessary explore alternative approaches.

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To learn more about LSVT LOUD® visit www.lsvtglobal.com

How much does it cost?

The initial assessment is £95, if you decide to undergo the full programme this will be deducted from the overall price. The full programme, including assessment, is £1000.

Travel is charged at 50p per mile (each way).