At Voice Medicine Australia we regularly conduct professional development workshops for speech pathologists, singing teachers and specific client groups.
For additional information regarding future workshops, please contact our office on 9416 0633 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that our webinar series will start in 2018 and promises to have lots to stimulate thought on all things laryngology!
2018 SPEECH PATHOLOGY WORKSHOPS
Program to be advised
2017 Speech pathology Workshops
IT's only voice therapy
- Thursday 14th December 2017 1pm – 6pm Full-completed
This is an interactive workshop designed for Speechies who share an interest or curiosity for the clinical aspects of voice and for those that feel that voice therapy deserves a session of its own. The focus will be on the clinical application of new findings in science and will be hands-on with opportunities to trouble-shoot and identify areas for further professional development. An understanding of voice production and assessment is assumed as this session will be devoted to therapy especially to management of muscle tension dysphonia, benign vocal fold lesions and vocal fold paralysis. Semi- occluded vocal tract exercises, resonant voice therapy, vocal function exercises and accent method are just some of the topics to be covered and be assured that not only the presenters will be using their voices!
Clinical mentoring with Debbie
(1:1 or groups of 4)
Running Tuesday evenings for 4 week blocks 6-7.30pm. Completed-see VMA 'Connect' for online or phone mentoring
A foray into the world of laryngology as related to speech pathologists with a focus in voice, cough and vocal cord dysfunction. Cost $260 -includes morning tea & lunch
- 1. Saturday 22nd April 9.30-3.30pm Full-completed
The world is a stage
A relaxed fireside chat about the role and application of speech pathology to the performing arts particularly in relation to music theatre.
- Thursday 27thof July 5-8pm Cost-$60 includes canapés & drinks. Completed
FOR SPEECH PATHOLOGISTS
VOCOLOGY SERIES (2 hour evening classes run weekly over 4 weeks )
This course is designed for Speech Pathologists who are keen to develop specialist skill in the management of voice. It will combine aspects of vocal anatomy, speech science, clinical aspects of voice, and the latest in evidence-based voice therapy. Places will be limited to a small group to allow for an individualised curriculum. Focus will be placed specifically on the clinical application of new findings in science and will be hands-on with real-time therapy demonstrations and opportunities to trouble-shoot, and identify areas for further professional development. In 2016 we will offer VOCOLOGY 1 with a focus on Assessment, and VOCOLOGY 2 in which we will examine Intervention
VOCOLOGY 1 - February 2016
VOCOLOGY 2 - April 2016
ONE DAY WORKSHOPS
THE MISBEHAVING LARYNX - VCD & OTHER MISDEMEANOURS - February 2016
IT'S ONLY VOICE THERAPY - May
WORKING WITH THE PERFORMER - June
FOR SINGING TEACHERS
ONE DAY WORKSHOPS
WHEN THINGS GO BUMP IN THE NOTE - March
FOR PEOPLE WITH PARKINSON'S DISEASE
INTENSIVE 4 WEEK GROUP PROGRAM (Dates subject to enrolment)
LSVT & Vocal Flexibility