11 patient evaluations for Speech / Language Therapy

parkinohio
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parkinohio
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Oct 22, 2013 (Started Nov 05, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Voice changes: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 30 min Daily

Jan 19, 2013 (Started Nov 05, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Voice changes: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 30 min Daily

Jun 11, 2010 (Started Nov 05, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Voice changes: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 0.3 hr Daily

Dec 4, 2008 (Started Nov 05, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Voice changes: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 0.3 hr Daily
Advice & Tips: The vocal exercises really work which keeps me doing it, even though infrequently

  • 0 helpful marks
grampa
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grampa
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mood: Good
Cognition: Mild
Autonomic: Mild
Head: moderate
Arms: severe
Legs: moderate
Tremors: none
I am: vg
I have:
MSA

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Mar 7, 2012 (Started Jun 01, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Support social interaction: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for To improve/ maintain loudness, clarity and quality of speech: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 240 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: very cost-effective speech therapy
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 28, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for To improve/maintain loudness, clarity and quality of speech: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Support social interaction: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 240 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: I would advise anyone with speech difficulty to form a Communication Circle as described in my blog http://livingwithmsa.com/. The unexpected positive benefit was that I stopped drooling.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Feb 9, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for To improve/maintain loudness, clarity and quality of speech: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Support social interaction: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 160 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: This approach is called a Communication Circle by my speech therapist. I have a number of friends who volunteered to come to my place and coach me through speech exercises provided by my therapist, who also trained the volunteers. They tell me about the positive impact on their lives - I know how positive it is for me!
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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dray
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dray
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
ALS

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Apr 1, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Diagnosis of ALS: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 30 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: I believe this treatment and exercises for my mouth and tongue help me from losing my voice, the treatments where once a week for almost 2 years but my primary doctor stopped my treatments after heavy slurring of my voice.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Triker
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Triker
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mood: Good
Cognition: Moderate
Autonomic: Severe
Head: moderate
Arms: severe
Legs: moderate
Tremors: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MSA

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Aug 4, 2010 (Started Mar 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for MSA (Multiple System Atrophy): Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 50 min Weekly
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Natural
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Natural
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: moderate
Legs: mild
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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May 31, 2010 (Started Dec 30, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Slurred speech: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 1 hr Monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Geordie
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Geordie
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: none
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Sep 30, 2009 (Started Aug 03, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for soft voice, hoarseness: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 240 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: If we didnt follow schedule then effect was not so good
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
scooter78666
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scooter78666
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Apr 22, 2009 (Started Feb 24, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve communication: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 150 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: This therapy is valuable in teaching PD patients some of the exercises which they can do to improve their speech. It also teaches you how to slow down in your pace of speaking. My speech pathologist was very supportive of me too. THAT is a real confidence booster. It is NOT a magic cure-all.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
chasmengr
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chasmengr
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Mar 14, 2008 (Started Sep 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Swallowing difficulty (dysphagia): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Poor speech articulation (dysarthria): Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 150 min Weekly

  • 0 helpful marks
trice
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trice
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 44y
  • Duration: 31 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
Surgery type: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
1 seizure
3 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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May 15, 2007 (Started Feb 10, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Word fishing: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: It did not help me.
Cost: $200+ monthly

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janedoe89
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new ASD member
Data Quality: 2 stars
25 years
Female
n
ATEC
  • Speech: 0
  • Sociability: 10
  • Sensory/Cognitive Awareness: 2
  • Health/Physical Behavior: 15
  • ATEC score: 27
I have:
Autism

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Jun 1, 2001 (Started Sep 15, 1992)

  • Perceived effectiveness for ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Cost: < $25 monthly

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