Video: Communication Disorders Students Connect with Parkinson’s Community

February 6, 2017

The UMass Amherst News Office has produced a video (see below) on a recent speech therapy training session led by Lisa Sommers, Clinical Assistant Professor and director of the Communication Disorders department's Center for Language, Speech, and Hearing. Sommers recruited Pioneer Valley residents with Parkinson's Disease to attend the session as volunteers and learn vocal training techniques from UMass Amherst Communication Disorders graduate students.