Response to Saltuklaroglu, Kalinowski, and Stuart (2010)
- Letter to the Editor. Saltuklaroglu, Tim; Kalinowski, Joseph; Stuart, Andrew // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug2010, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p908
Purpose: To challenge the findings of Pollard, Ellis, Finan, and Ramig (2009), who examined 11 participants using the SpeechEasy, an in-the-ear device that employs altered auditory feedback to reduce stuttering, in a 6-month "clinical trial." Pollard et al. failed to demonstrate a significant...
- 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.