Children, adolescents and adults with resonance disorders
Emphasis on communicative participation, speech perception and speech intelligibility
Communicative Participation Lab
Movement Disorders Clinic, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, London Health Sciences Centre
Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Insufficiency Clinic, London Health Sciences Centre
Conceptual models of disability - WHO ICF
Western University, Faculty of Health Sciences – Recognition of Excellence, 2011, 2012, 2013
Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S.G. & Jog, M. (in press). Examining the relationship between speech intensity and self-rated communicative effectiveness in individuals with Parkinson's disease and hypophonia. Journal of Communication Disorders, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcomdis.2015.06.012
Dykstra, A.D., Domingo, Y., Adams, S.G. & Jog, M. (in press). Examining speech intelligibility and self-ratings of communicative effectiveness in speakers with oromandibular dystonia receiving botulinum toxin therapy. Canadian Journal of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology.
Dykstra, A.D. & Adams, S. (2009). Oromandibular dystonia (pp.359-361). In Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders, Second Edition, Malcolm R. McNeil (ed.), New York: Thieme.
Adams, S. & Dykstra, A.D. (2009). Hypokinetic dysarthria (pp.166-186). In Clinical Management of Sensorimotor Speech Disorders, Second Edition, Malcolm R. McNeil (ed.), New York: Thieme.
Dykstra, A.D., Hakel, M.E., & Adams, S.G. (2007). Application of the ICF in reduced speech intelligibility in dysarthria. Seminars in Speech and Language, 28(4), 301-311.
Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2007). The effect of botulinum toxin type A on speech intelligibility in lingual dystonia. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 15(2), 173-186.
Adams, S., Page (Dykstra), A.D., & Jog, M. (2002). Summary feedback schedules and speech motor learning in PD. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 10, 215-220.
Adams, S. & Page (Dykstra), A.D. (2000). Effects of selected practice and feedback variables on speech motor learning. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 8, 215-220.
Dykstra, A.D. (2014, February). Applying principles of the ICF in the management of PD and other motor speech disorders. Invited speaker at the American Speech-Language Hearing Association’s conference on Neurodegenerative Disorders: maximizing patient outcomes.
Clark J, Adams SG, Dykstra AD, Moodie S & Jog M. (2014). Loudness perception and speech intensity control in Parkinson’s disease. Journal of Communication Disorders, 51, 1-12.