What is Laryngeal Manual Therapy?
Improved Vocal Performance and Recovery from Vocal Injury
LMT is a mixture of hands on manual therapy including soft tissue release to the muscles that can directly and indirectly affect larynx mobility, along with passive stretching to facilitate improved local biomechanics of the neck and larynx. This is combined with individually appropriate advice and exercises, following a comprehensive assessment.
This kind of treatment is effective in the treatment of:
Muscle tension dysphonia
True vocal fold nodules
These symptoms can present as:
Restricted vocal performance
Increased breathy tone
Loss of vocal range
Feeling of constriction
It is a treatment that benefits all heavy voice users:
Ultimately anyone who is having problems with their voice!