It’s natural for your voice to change as you age (presbyphonia). An experienced voice therapist can help using Phonation Resistance Training Exercises (PhoRTE).
A hoarse voice is not just ‘part of the job’, it shouldn’t be ignored. Here’s what you need to know about the QLD WorkCover claim process to seek out expert help.
Speech Pathologist, Jenny Matthews provides tips for how to care for your voice when wearing a face mask. Prevent vocal fatigue and effectively communicate.
SOVT exercises, such as straw therapy, are an effective way to warm up, cool down, keep the vocal folds vibrating efficiently, and to release tension.
If a clear, strong voice is essential in your job, then you need good vocal hygiene strategies to protect, repair and keep your voice in healthy working order.
Speech Pathologists help with communication. Look for a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist with additional training in your area of need eg. voice care.
Voice projection will help build your confidence as a speaker, give you a natural authority, and help you hold attention. Learn how to project your voice without straining.