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GPR Webinar: Integrated Voice and Psychological Rehabilitation After Total Laryngectomy
Hosted by the Global Postlaryngectomy Rehabilitation Academy (GPRA) and Gemelli Hospital, Rome

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Thursday, July 15 2021

03:00 PM – 04:30 PM CET (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
02:00 PM – 03:30 PM GMT (London, UK)
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM ET (New York, USA)
07:00 AM – 08:30 AM PT (Los Angeles, USA)

Description
Integrated voice and psychological rehabilitation after total laryngectomy
Brief description: A total laryngectomy significantly impacts quality of life. Clinical evidence shows that an integrated rehabilitative approach offering psychological support in addition to speech therapy support improves emotional state and psychosocial aspects and promotes acceptance and use of the new voice and thus enabling recovery of a better quality of life. This webinar discusses the outcomes of the clinical research and describes the development and implementation of an integrated rehabilitation program in clinical practice.

Timed agenda
Welcome (5 minutes)
Physical and psychosocial consequences of total laryngectomy (15 minutes)
Development and implementation of an integrated rehabilitation program (20 minutes)
Outcomes of the use of an integrated rehabilitation program (20 minutes)
Moderated Q&A (30 minutes)

Faculty
Dr Claudio Parrilla, MD, PhD
Head and Neck Surgeon, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart (Gemelli Hospital), Rome, Italy
Dr Ylenia Longobardi, MSc,
Doctor of Speech and Language Pathology, Doctor of Psychology and Psycho-Oncology, Catholic University of the Sacred heart (Gemelli Hospital), Rome, Italy
Dr Vezio Savoia,
Psychologist, psychotherapist, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart (Gemelli Hospital), Rome, Italy


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