Evaluation of a Stuttering Treatment Based on Reduction of Short Phonation Intervals
- 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.
- Payment for Voice Evaluation and Treatment. Kander, Mark; McCarty, Janet // ASHA Leader;7/23/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p3
Presents information for speech pathologists on coding and billing for voice disorders. Codes to use for voice evaluations; Codes available for voice treatment services; Physician supervision for instrumental assessment.
- 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.
- Boot Camp Case Studies. // ASHA Leader;5/26/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p27
The article presents two case studies, one on a breathing disorder and another on a voice disorder, which were both resistant to treatment, to illustrate how the Voice Boot Camp works at the University of Wisconsin--Madison. A 29-year-old woman diagnosed with paradoxical vocal fold motion with...
- Is voice therapy an effective treatment for dysphonia? A randomised controlled trial. Carding; MacKenzie, Kenneth; Millar, Audrey; Wilson, Janet A; Sellars, Cameron; Deary, Ian J // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/22/2001, Vol. 323 Issue 7314, p658
Conclusion: Voice therapy is effective in improving voice quality as assessed by self rated and observer rated methods.
- 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.
- A Note on Vowel Centralization in Stuttering and Nonstuttering Individuals. Blomgren, Michael; Robb, Michael // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct1998, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p1042
Focuses on the vocal tract articulation characterizing fluent speech productions and possible treatment implications for persons who stutter. Recording procedure and speech material; Acoustic analysis; Calculation of vowel.
- 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.