A Note on Vowel Centralization in Stuttering and Nonstuttering Individuals
- Prolonged speech and modification of stuttering: Perceptual, acoustic, and electroglottographic... Packman, Ann; Onslow, Mark // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Aug94, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p724
Investigates changes in the speech pattern of stuttering subjects given prolonged speech therapy. Difficulty of pinpointing changes in respiratory, laryngeal and articulatory activity; Modification of phonation and speech rate; Analysis of acoustic recordings and electroglottographic signals.
- Two- to Six-Year Controlled-Trial Stuttering Outcomes for Children and Adolescents. Hancock, Karen; Craig, Ashley // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec1998, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p1242
Evaluates the effectiveness of intensive smooth speech, parent-home speech and intensive electromyography feedback treatments for stuttering children and adolescents. Context of clinical measures for speech assessment; Statistical analysis on treatments; Percentage of treatment improvements on...
- Why Stuttering Sticks for Some--and How to Help. LAW, BRIDGET MURRAY // ASHA Leader;Oct2014, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p40
The article discusses the Purdue Stuttering Project of Anne Smith and Christine Weber-Fox to determine the physiological and behavioral factors that predict persistence of stuttering in children.
- Untitled. Niles, Susie S. // Western Speech;Jan1949, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p23
Describes procedures used in classes for stutterers at the elementary level in Salt Lake City, Utah. Integration of services; Role of physical education supervisors; Functions of University clinicians, psychiatrist or psychiatric social worker.
- Evaluation of a Stuttering Treatment Based on Reduction of Short Phonation Intervals. Ingham, Roger J.; Kilgo, Martin; Ingham, Janis C.; Moglia, Richard; Belknap, Heather; Sanchez, Tracy // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec2001, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p1229
This paper reports the results of an efficacy study of a stuttering treatment program known as Modifying Phonation Intervals (MPI), which trains stuttering speakers to reduce the frequency of relatively short phonation intervals (PIs) during connected speech across speaking tasks and situations....
- Analysis and Commentary. Gregory, Hugo H. // Language, Speech & Hearing Services in Schools;Apr95, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p196
Presents an overview of intervention and treatment techniques for preschoolers, children and teenagers who stutter. Attitudes of children and parents; Diagnosis for concomitant problems; Role of the speech-communication pathologist in the successful treatment of stuttering.
- Assessment and Treatment Strategies for Children with Fluency Disorders in Lithuania. Malauskiene, Vilma // Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences & Relate;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p48
No abstract available.
- Trial Treatments in Japan for Children Displaying Cluttering-Stuttering. Miyamoto, Shoko // Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences & Relate;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p48
No abstract available.
- Prediction of Outcome After Treatment for Stuttering. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;3/10/89, Vol. 261 Issue 10, p1428
Discusses the abstract of a research study concerning the prediction of outcome after treatment for stuttering. Variables likely to predict individuals at risk of relapse; Main goals by the last day of treatment that serve as the most powerful predictors; Importance of actual and perceived...