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Use Straw Phonation, a “Semi-occluded vocal tract exercise” to create back-pressure in the voice box (inertive reactance) prior to making single words, sentences and eventually conversation. Research behind straw phonation by Ingo Titze includes links to research studies to read more. This can help your clients with nodules, polyps and vocal overuse patterns improve speech and voicing.
-Add sound and air through a straw. Includes fun open-ended games themed with drag-and-drop airplanes to help vary the sounds and tasks for this skill.
Included in this pack:
• Instructions on how to make the most of this packet in your speech therapy sessions
•Education and Research article suggestions on Straw Phonation
•Tricks and Tips (what I wish I knew before using this on my own clients)
•Isolated Straw phonation Sound Cards
•Word cards with guide to get the kids more comfortable using straw phonation prior to different types of words
•sentence cards to help generalize easy phonation in sentences after sound through the straw
•Airplane Aviation Themed Game Boards for Drag-and-Drop
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