Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

The Professional Voice

No description
by

Treasyri Williams

on 14 April 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of The Professional Voice

Celebrity Trivia
Definition & Description
History of the Professional Voice
2 Therapeutic Techniques
Demonstration of Deficit
Prognosis: Good or Poor?
What TWO things these celebrities have in common?
The Alexander Technique
Fredrick Matthias Alexander (1865-1955), Shakespearean Actor who suffered from chronic laryngitis onstage
Reduces Tension through proper alignment of the head, neck and torso
Promotes Balance, Support and Coordination through freedom of movement
What is a Professional Voice user?
a) A person who is dependent on his or her voice to function successfully in his or her occupation.
b) Individuals who are devastatingly affected by slight alterations in vocal quality
c) Those who rely directly on their voices for their livelihoods in a public forum
d) ALL OF THE ABOVE
Depends on the
etiology
of the voice disorder and the
behavior
of the patient
CDS: 606 Voice Disorders
Hampton University
Justin Harvison
Treasyri Williams


April 16, 2014
The Professional Voice
(Stemple, Glaze and Klaben, 2000)
George Paul Moore, PhD
1907-2008
Hons Von Leden, MD
1920-1194
Wilbur J Gould, MD
Manuel Garcia II
1805-1906
3 Visionaries who cultivated the Multidisciplinary approach to treating professional voice users:
Art + Science
1st man to observe a professional singer using a laryngoscope
"Father of Voice Science"
Decrease in pitch
Hoarse, Raspy
Limited sustained phonation & breathy quality
Vocal Fold Nodules
Vocal Fold Polyp & Hemorhage
Acute & Chronic Laryngitis
Vocal Fatigue Drugs & Misuse
Vocal Fatigue & Phonotrauma
Dehydration & Vocal Fatigue
The Lessac System
Arthur Lessac (1910-2011) Actor & Singer Professor who taught until age 101!
Holistic Kinesthetic Training focusing on Speech, Singing & Movement
1. Body Kinesthetics
2. Inner Harmonic Sensing
3. Organic Instructions
4. The "Familiar event" principle
(Stemple, Glaze and Klaben, 2000)
(Stemple, Glaze and Klaben, 2000)
Stemple, J., Leslie, G., & Klaben, B. (2000). Clinical voice pathology: Theory and management. (3 ed.). San Diego: Singular Thomson Learning.
References
ENDOSCOPY
VIDEOSTROBOSCOPIC EXAM
EEG
EMG (OTOLARYNGOLOGIST)
SPEECH INSTRUMENTATION
Therapeutic Challenges are a Major Consideration!
Assessment is always collaborative and dynamic in nature!
Full transcript