“Voice and Language Intervention” by Sarah Taylor, MA CCC SLP
Speech Language Pathologists offer a unique set of skills that can support vocal identity and gender diverse interpersonal communication. This session will offer a brief overview of our role, particularly in the rural setting.
1) Discuss the importance of vocal identity for individuals
2) Identify vocal parameters most commonly associated with gender differences
3) Recognize the integration of vocal and and nonverbal communication strategies for those within the transgender and gender diverse communities
4) Explain the role of the SLP within gender diverse communities