Jordan Ross Jakomin, M.S, CCC-SLP, is a licensed and board-certified speech-language pathologist and owner of Jordan Ross Communication, an online private practice specializing in gender affirming voice and communication. He holds a certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and is an active member of the World Professional Organization of Transgender Health (WPATH).
Jordan believes in the importance of connecting with other healthcare professionals around the world who are involved in transgender healthcare, to learn and grow from one another. To that end he has teamed up with GenderGP to offer two interactive workshops:
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Accreditation & Memberships:
World Professional Organization of Transgender Health (WPATH)
Types of Sessions:
Workshop A: Introduction to Voice and Communication Across the Gender Spectrum
Topics Covered: anatomy, breath support, relaxation, resonance, vocal health, pitch, intonation, coughing, laughing, throat-clearing, body language, effects of testosterone on voice
Workshop B: Pitch & Intonation Intensive Workshop
A 1-hour intensive workshop exploring pitch and intonation exercises across the gender spectrum. Workshop participants will be guided through techniques on how to measure pitch and ways to be expressive while staying in their unique pitch range.