LSVT BIG ~ Physical Therapy
Benefits the Physical Limitations that Patients with Parkinson’s Disease Encounter.Falling, balance, gait, and endurance are examples of physical limitations for individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease. The LSVT BIG techniques focus on making bigger and more powerful movements anywhere, anytime. This technique improves the quality of life and assists in maintaining independence by improving their mobility.
LSVT LOUD ~ Speech Therapy
Benefits the Speech Limitations that Patients with Parkinson’s Disease and other Neurological Disorders Encounter. Common speech problems include: soft voice, mumbled speech, monotone speech, imprecise articulation and hoarse voice. The LSVT Loud techniques focus on improvement in voice quality, loudness and intonation and diminished facial expression. This technique improves the quality of life by enabling participants to engage in family conversations and reduces social isolation.