Melodic Intonation Therapy While certainly not a new treatment approach for sentence production, Melodic Intonation Therapy (MIT) continues to generate interest both as an intervention for verbal expression deficits and a research tool. In this paper we will review the MIT protocol, candidacy for the program, and the data supporting its application in ... Article
Article  |   October 01, 2001
Melodic Intonation Therapy
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Virginia C. Martin
    Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • Kristen R. Kubitz
    Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • Lynn M. Maher
    Baylor College of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX
Article Information
Articles
Article   |   October 01, 2001
Melodic Intonation Therapy
SIG 2 Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, October 2001, Vol. 11, 33-37. doi:10.1044/nnsld11.3.33
SIG 2 Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, October 2001, Vol. 11, 33-37. doi:10.1044/nnsld11.3.33
Acknowledgments
An earlier version of this paper was prepared by the first two authors as a requirement for Seminar in Adult Language Disorders taught by Dr. Maher at Georgia State University. Preparation of this paper was supported in part by a grant from the NIH (P50 DC03888-01A1) to the University of Florida (subcontract to Baylor College of Medicine).
Virginia Martin and Kristen Kubitz are graduate students in the Communication Disorders Program at Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Lynn M. Maher is a speech-language pathologist who is an associate professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine; research specialist in the Center for Healthy Aging with Disabilities at the VAMC, Houston, TX; and investigator with the Brain Rehabilitation Research Center at North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System in Gainesville, FL.
First Page Preview
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview ×
View Large
Become a SIG Affiliate
Pay Per View
Entire SIG 2 Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders content & archive
24-hour access
This Issue
24-hour access
This Article
24-hour access
We've Changed Our Publication Model...
The 19 individual SIG Perspectives publications have been relaunched as the new, all-in-one Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Groups.