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Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy

Katherine Verdolini Abbott
108 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11"
Included Media:
DVD, Clinician Manual, Patient Manual
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Dr. Verdolini Abbott’s Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy provides an overview and demonstration of the Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy, for clinicians certified in the technique. Dynamically and thoughtfully presented, this program should be on the shelf of every voice clinician working with patients with voice disorders.


  • Leslie S. Kessler, MA, CCC-SLP, Owner and Director: The Voice Experience/The Language Experience (2008):
    "Dr. Katherine Verdolini Abbott, a gold star researcher, is one of the elite few who have been able to marry academic expertise with clinical intuition. The result is Dr. Verdolini Abbot's Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy (LMRVT), a voice therapy program based upon solid science, focusing on biomechanics, proprioception and the latest cognitive motor learning principles. LMRVT is the backbone of the voice therapy used by the "Voice Experience" clinicians to successfully treat our patients."

Patient Manual

  • About Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy
  • Protocol
  • Therapy Planning
  • Voice Care
  • Session 1-2 Home Program
  • Session 3-4 Home Program
  • Session 5-6 Home Program
  • Session 7-8 Home Program
  • Discharge Instructions
  • Stretches

Clinician Manual

  • Protocol
  • Session 1
  • Session 2
  • Session 3
  • Session 4
  • Session 5
  • Session 6
  • Session 7
  • Session 8

About The Author

Katherine Verdolini Abbott

Katherine Verdolini Abbott is Professor of Communication Science and Disorders in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh.