Functional Aphonia and Voluntary Mutism

Track: Speech

Session Number: 4020
Date: Sat, Mar 3rd, 2018
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM


Functional Aphonia is a loss of voice in all but whispered speech with no known organic causation. This is not an uncommon  voice disorder referred to the speech-language pathologist for treatment. Some SLPs are reluctant about seeing these patients who are well within our scope of practice.


Session Type: Traditional

Session Type: Traditional