Kinematic Analyses of Speech, Orofacial Nonspeech, and Finger Movements in Stuttering and Nonstuttering Adults
- Words Fail Me. Whirty, Ryan // Indianapolis Monthly;May2003, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p90
Focuses on stuttering and problems faced by the author due to it. There are three million stutterers in the U.S., people for whom the simple act of talking is an often-humiliating, nerve-wracking experience. Stuttering is like other conditions that negatively affect normal, everyday human...
- Psychophysical analysis of audiovisual judgments of speech naturalness of nonstutterers and... Schiavetti, Nicholas; Martin, Richard R. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Feb94, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p46
Presents a psychophysical analysis of audiovisual judgments of speech naturalness of nonstutterers and stutterers. Comparison of direct magnitude estimation and equal-appearing interval scale data; Interrater agreement; Factors affecting the psychophysical analysis.
- ACTIVE INHIBITION OF STUTTERING RESULTS IN PSEUDOFLUENCY: A REPLY TO CRAIG. Dayalu, Vikram N.; Kalinowski, Joseph; Saltuklaroglu, Tim // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Jun2002 Part 1, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p1050
Comments on the article discussing the possibility of pseudofluency after active inhibition of stuttering. Assumption on the discussion of fluency outcomes; Opposition to the notion on behavioral paradigms; Validity of stuttering therapy.
- A Thematic Analysis of Late Recovery From Stuttering. Anderson, Tracy K.; Felsenfeld, Susan // American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology;May2003, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p243
This study used thematic analysis to gain a better understanding of the experiences of individuals who reported late recovery from stuttering. Using a semistructured interview, 6 adults who reported recovering from stuttering after the age of 10 were asked to relate their recovery stories, with...
- SYNTACTIC CLAUSE BOUNDARIES, SPEECH TIMING, AND STUTTERING FREQUENCY IN ADULT STUTTERERS. Klouda, Gayle V.; Cooper, William E. // Language & Speech;Jul-Sep87, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p263
Examines syntactic clause boundaries, speech timing, and stuttering frequency in adult stutterers. Aspects of speech timing; Analysis of the duration of a word when it occurs in clause-final position; Occurrence of regulated speech timing.
- Is Listener Comfort a Viable Construct in Stuttering Research? O'Brian, Sue; Packman, Ann; Onslow, Mark; Cream, Angela; O'Brian, Nigel; Bastock, Kaely // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr2003, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p503
This article reports the development of a tool for measuring how comfortable a person feels when communicating with someone who has undergone treatment for stuttering. The person rates the speaker on a 9-point Listener Comfort Scale (9 = extremely comfortable, 1 = extremely uncomfortable). In a...
- STUTTERING WILL STOP IF YOU LET IT. Freestone, Norman Wm. // Western Speech;May1945, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p16
Focuses on ways to stop stuttering. Shame and ridicule associated with stuttering; Repression to avoid frustration.
- 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.
- Significant Research In The Eastern States. Phillips, David C. // Today's Speech;Oct1953, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p28
This section presents information on studies and research in speech in the U.S. Brooklyn College continues its interesting research in the area of stuttering and Dr. Oliver Bloodstein reports: "Two noteworthy items of information have turned up here lately as the result of research effects of...