Letter to the Editor
- Response to Saltuklaroglu, Kalinowski, and Stuart (2010). Pollard, Ryan; Finan, Don; Ramig, Peter R. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug2010, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p912
Purpose: To reply to the criticisms of Saltuklaroglu, Kalinowski, and Stuart (2010) by addressing their concerns regarding our study 's methodology, statistical analyses, and findings. Also, to challenge what we view as omissions, misinterpretations, and inaccuracies on their part. Results: Our...
- Research yields success in treatment of stuttering. // Executive Health's Good Health Report;Jun95, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p6
Reports on research for the treatment of stuttering in the United States. Techniques for treating the spasm of the vocal cords which causes stuttering.
- Long-term results of an intensive treatment program for adults and adolescents who stutter. Boberg, Einer; Kully, Deborah // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct94, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p1050
Discusses the long-term results of an intensive treatment program for adults and adolescents who stutter. Pre-and-post treatment speech and non-speech measures; Analysis of speech samples; Effects of intensive treatment programs on adult and adolescent stutterers.
- Use of tiapride on stuttering in children and adolescents. Rothenberger, Aribert; Johannsen, Helge S. // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Dec94, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p1163
Reports on the therapeutic efficacy of Tiapride on children and adolescents with stuttering problems. Definition of stuttering; Physiological factors in its etiology; Effect of the medication on the central nervous regulatory mechanism of the speech motor.
- Refiguring speech. Bagnall, Diana // Bulletin with Newsweek;8/27/96, Vol. 116 Issue 6035, p23
Highlights the strong clinical evidence for a new theory that stuttering has a neurological basis. Key findings of the researchers headed by Ashley Craig, associate professor in the Department of Health at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia; Deficit in the brain's processing of...
- Time-interval measurement of stuttering: Establishing and modifying judgment accuracy. Cordes, Anne K.; Ingham, Roger J. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Apr96, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p298
Studies the generalizability of accuracy training for interval judgments of stuttering to intervals other than those used during training. Assessment of the validity of interval-based stuttering judgments by combining the judgment from multiple judges; Implications of the study's results on the...
- JSHR in brief. // ASHA;Dec94, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p14
Focuses on the `response-contingent stimulation' approach in the control of stuttering as discussed by Mark Onslow, Cheryl Andrews, and Michelle Lincoln in their article `A Control/Experimental Trial of an Operant Treatment for Early Stuttering. Method by which parents punish and reward their...
- Help for stutterers. Hales, Dianne // Working Mother;Apr97, p56
Focuses on ways to manage stuttering problems of children. Recommendations from speech pathologist Charles Diggs of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association for children displaying speech deviations; Components of speech treatment; Integral part played by parents in the treatment process.
- Getting the word out. Csatari, Jeffrey; Antheil, Katherine // Men's Health;Nov96, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p40
Presents tips on how to minimize stuttering. Taking one's time when speaking; Looking people in the eye; Facing troublesome words; Putting topic down in writing.