Clinical Focus  |   August 1999
Voice Treatment for the Male-to-Female Transgendered Client
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Speech, Voice & Prosodic Disorders / Voice Disorders / Special Populations / Transgender / Clinical Focus
Clinical Focus   |   August 1999
Voice Treatment for the Male-to-Female Transgendered Client
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, August 1999, Vol. 8, 201-208. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0803.201
History: Received November 13, 1998 , Accepted April 9, 1999
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, August 1999, Vol. 8, 201-208. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0803.201
History: Received November 13, 1998; Accepted April 9, 1999

Male-to-female transsexuals are sometimes a part of a speech-language pathologist's voice caseload. This article is intended to provide information and a suggested treatment approach to speech-language pathologists who work with this small but fascinating population. Aspects of the transition process, interviewing strategies, selection of a target frequency, and suggested treatment techniques are presented.

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