Combinatie stemtherapie en operatie
Voice feminization surgery only focusses on pitch and due to Leung et al. (2018) Speaking fundamental frequency contributes to 41.6% of the variance in gender perception. So if we would only work on pitch, it wouldn’t be enough to be perceived as female. This is why voice therapy in is highly recommended.
4 steps to find your voice
Analysis of the voice recordings
Use of the voice in daily life
Pre surgery voice therapy
Weekly voice training for flexibility and a healthy voice before the surgery.
(3-5 sessions recommended before voice surgery)
If you want, we can do the whole voice feminization before the surgery and you can still decide if you want/need the surgery afterwards.
Increase the tension of the vocal cords
Reducing the mass of the vocal cords
Post surgery voice therapy
Improvement of vocal fold closure
Improvement of mucosal wave
Voice feminization with focus on resonance, articulation, intonation, posture
(minimum 10 sessions recommended after surgery)