4 Use/Implement AAC → c. ALS/Progressive Disorders

Voice Banking: Keep Your Vocal Identity with a Personal Synthetic Voice (4C105)

In this course, we will discuss voice banking and how it can be an important tool for someone who's at risk of losing their voice. Preserving your voice through voice banking can allow you to have a unique, personal synthetic voice that sounds similar to your natural speaking voice. This process gives you a chance to communicate in much the same way you’ve always been heard. In this course, we will explain voice banking and review key considerations so you can decide if it's the right decision for you.

Learning Outcomes:
1. List 3 benefits of using voice banking to create your own personal synthetic voice.
2. Identify 3 key considerations when starting the voice banking process.

Presenter: Patrick Brune, MS, CCC-SLP. This content was developed by a team of professionals with experience in learning design, AAC, education, and speech-language pathology.

Disclosures: Financial Disclosure: Patrick is an employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Patrick has no relevant non-financial relationships. Content Disclosure: Because of the unique characteristics of our product, this presentation will focus exclusively on the Tobii Dynavox product line and will not include information about other communication or educational products. Disclaimer: ASHA CE Provider approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

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Disclaimer: Tobii Dynavox is continuously improving so there may be slight differences between your experience and our training materials.

ASHA CEUs: .05

  • Before You Begin
  • Welcome To This Course!
  • Confirm Your Registration
  • What Is Voice Banking?
  • Think About Your Vocal Identity
  • Voice Banking: What, Why, and Who
  • Listen to a Natural vs. Personal Synthetic Voice
  • Compatibility
  • Compatibility: What You Need to Know
  • Getting Started with Voice Banking
  • How To Get Started With Voice Banking
  • Set Up a Personal Synthetic Voice in TD Talk
  • Wrap Up: Support and Conclusion
  • Final Quiz and Next Steps
  • Final Quiz: Voice Banking
  • Course Resources
  • Post-Training Survey
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Confirm Your Registration, Welcome To This Course!, Voice Banking: What, Why, and Who, Listen to a Natural vs. Personal Synthetic Voice, Final Quiz: Voice Banking, Post-Training Survey"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever