Tag Archives: Stuttering

SLP Corner: Why Does My Child Not Stutter in Front of His Speech Therapist?

Ask the Expert by Gary Rentschler, PhD, CCC-SLP This article was written for parents of stutterers. It would be an excellent choice to share with the parents of the students you treat. All material Copyright © 2008 The National Stuttering Association … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Stuttering During the Preschool Years

by Mirla Raz, CCC-SLP The formative preschool years, when a child’s speech and language skills progress by leaps and bounds, is also the time when the seed of stuttering often take root.  Ignored or inadvertently fertilized, the roots of stuttering … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Creative Fluency Therapy to Boost Self-Confidence in Students Who Stutter

[Source: The Bilinguistics Blog] by Maria Mitidieri I recently had the unique opportunity to have two students with moderate-to-severe stuttering admitted onto my caseload within a month of each other. These students were both boys of the same age and … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: The Impact of ADHD on Stuttering Therapy

All material Copyright © 1991-2009 Stuttering Foundation of America Reprinted with the express permission of the Stuttering Foundation of America as originally published on their website. By: Joseph Donaher, Ph.D. The Center for Childhood Communication The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia … Continue reading

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Stuttering: Stop Signals in the Brain Disturb Flow

[Source:  Science Daily] One per cent of adults and five per cent of children are unable to achieve what most of us take for granted — speaking fluently. Instead, they struggle with words, often repeating the beginning of a word, … Continue reading

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