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The LSVT LOUD® Training and Certification Course is a two-day program designed to train speech-language pathologists in a voice/speech treatment technique for adults and children with motor speech disorders, with a specialty in Parkinson disease.

The fundamentals underlying key treatment elements, efficacy data supporting treatment outcomes, details of treatment tasks, including hands-on practice, and practical considerations are taught. Application of the LSVT LOUD® treatment to pediatric and adult motor speech disorders (e.g., multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, and stroke) will be discussed. The impact of LSVT LOUD® treatment on pre/post neural imaging data willbe presented.


Target audience: Speech Therapist


Moderators: Lorraine Oslo Raming , Cynthia Fox


This training is offered for:

・1.2 ASHA CEUs.

・13.0 ECM Credits

Course Code: 3391-256465
National training objective: 1 – Application in practice of the principles and procedures of Evidence Based Practice (EBM – EBN – EBP)

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Participation at the entire Course is MANDATORY. Participants who arrive late or miss any portion of the Course will NOT be eligible for certification or a refund of any costs incurred. Please plan your travel arrangements accordingly.





DAY1 : Saturday, 09 November

8:15 am – 9:00 am

  • Pre-Course EXAM.

9:00 am – 10:45 am

  • Introduction to the study and treatment of VOICE in neurological disorders.
  • Overview of Parkinson disease.

10:45 am – 11:00 am   BREAK

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

  • Rationale for the development of LSVT.
  • Recent LSVT findings.

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm   LUNCH.

1:30 pm – 3:15 pm

  • LSVT LOUD METHODS (hands-on practice with other Course participants).

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm   BREAK

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

  • LSVT LOUD Methods, continued (hands-on practice with other Course participants).
  • Teaching Techniques:Model, Shape, Drive, Stabilize, Calibrate.
  • Quantification of Treatment Sessions.

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

  • Networking Reception.

DAY2 : Sunday, 10 November

8:00 am – 9:45 am

  • Summary of Daily Exercises and Hierarchy.
  • Calibration
  • Hands on Participant Practice (Teaching Techniques).

9:45 am – 10:00 am   BREAK

10:00 am – 11:30 am

  • Follow-up Recommendations.
  • Prognostic Variables and Selection Criteria.
  • Assessment Measures for Parkinson disease.
  • Reimbursement
  • Application of the LSVT LOUD to other Neurological Disorders and Aging.

11: 30 am – 12:00 pm

  • EXAM– 85% pass required for certification.

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm   LUNCH.

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

  • Preparation for Interactive Voice Exercise Session.

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

  • “Hands-on” Interactive Voice Exercise session with Individuals with Parkinson Disease.

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

  • Critical Treatment Considerations and Concerns.
  • LSVT LOUD Future Research & Technology.
  • LSVT LOUD Course Conclusions.

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • ECM questionnaire (for those who will request Italian CME)


LSVT LOUD Training and Certification is more than just a two day course.

In addition to the two day LSVT LOUD Training and Certification course, the registration fee includes:

  • Printed training materials
  • A LSVT LOUD Resource Link which contains key materials, slides and videos
  • A LSVT LOUD Homework Helper DVD
  • LSVT LOUD Certification on completion and passing exam
  • Listing on the LSVT Global Clinician Database for referrals
  • Treatment materials in 15 languages
  • Access to LSVT LOUD certified clinician discussion group on Facebook
  • FREE access to monthly “Advanced Topic” LSVT LOUD Webinars
  • Unlimited Access to over 60 On Demand webinars on specialty topics
  • Tutorial Videos
  • LSVT LOUD Clinical Experts available for questions
  • Application to neuro disorders beyond Parkinson, including pediatric applications
  • American Speech Language Association Approved Continuing Education Provider

LSVT Global is committed to a life-long relationship of support for our certified clinicians!


The registration fee also includes:

· CME Certificate

· Breakfast, Lunch and Coffee Breaks


Steps for Certification:

  1. Register here below for a two-day LSVT LOUD® Training and Certification
  2. Read and accept the Clinician Confidentiality and Practice Agreement, attendance and cancellation
  3. Attend the entire two-day LSVT LOUD® Training and Certification
  4. Complete a Certification Exam with an 85% score required to receive certification.The exam will be administered during the two-day training course. If a participant does not pass the examination, there will be an opportunity for participants to re-take the exam

The registration fee can be paid in two modalities:


  • 650,00 €  at the time of registration


  • Deposit of 350.00 € upon registration
  • Balance of 300.00 € before October 01 2019


Download the Brochure


For those who are interested in taking the Italian ECM credit please register from the below LINK

Registration for Italian ECM


LSVT LOUD – November 2019

Course Fees:

Personal Info


Once you have received your confirmation e-mail, please complete the registration by making the bank transfer to the following coordinates:

Name of the Bank : INTESA SAN PAOLO

IBAN: IT86 W030 6902 9241 0000 0008 266



Description: [Name and Surname] - November course 2019

Once payment is complete, please send the receipt by e-mail to  ECM@frescoparkinsoninstitute.it

Total: €650,00