The Speech Disorders Classification System (SDCS): Extensions and lifespan reference data
- Hearing, speech, and language problems. // Current Health 2;May86, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p3
Handicaps, diagnosis, brain function, and particular disorders such as aphasia, dysarthria and stuttering are explained. INSET: Helen Keller's example; stages of speech.;cerebral connection....
- When speaking is a struggle. Perry, S. // Current Health 2;Mar1990, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p12
Studies the problem of stuttering, which affects more than 2.5 million Americans. What it is; Theories as to its causes; Help for stutterers.
- When someone stutters. // Current Health 1;Nov92, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p26
Explains why some people stutter when they speak. Fluent speech; How air passes through the larynx; Vibration of the vocal cords; A block; Struggle and silent block; How a speech-language pathologist can help a stutterer speak more fluently; How to help a friend who stutters. INSET: What you...
- Helping a child who stutters. // Essence (Essence);Mar1991, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p102
Offers do's and don'ts for dealing with a child's stuttering problem. Suggests the book `Stuttering and Your Child: Questions and Answers' published by the Speech Foundation of America.
- Toward a theory of clinical expertise in speech-language pathology. Kamhi, Alan G. // Language, Speech & Hearing Services in Schools;Apr94, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p115
Discusses the need for a theory of clinical expertise in the field of speech-language pathology. Current conceptualizations of clinical expertise in speech-language pathology; Impact of factors such as belief, enthusiasm and innovation on learning; Suggestions for the kind of research needed.
- Stuttering response. Schroeder, Ken // Education Digest;Mar1993, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p75
Cites a letter from Jane Fraser, President of the Stuttering Foundation of America, on response to a January `Education Digest' article. Contact point for copies of the brochure `The Child Who Stutters at School: Notes to the Teacher.'
- Valuing employees who stutter. // Personnel Journal;May93, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p16
Discusses the issue of hiring people who stutter. May as `National Better Hearing and Speech Month'; Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); John Albach, director for the San Francisco-based National Stuttering Project; Speech fluency aids; Contact information about the delayed auditory feedback...
- `Broadcast English' for nonstandard dialect speakers. Robbins, J.F. // Education Digest;Feb1989, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p52
Describes a unit of study emphasizing `Broadcast English' in a rural school in the deep South, so that capable students would not be denied opportunities because of their speech.
- Doctors find cause of stuttering. // Current Science;10/20/89, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p10
Discusses the findings of a new study which indicate that stuttering stems from subtle changes in areas of the brain that control speech.
- I know the answer, I just didn't recognize the question! // ASHA;Summer96, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p51
Reports on speech disorder problems of people in the United States who come from different cultural or linguistic backgrounds. Training for speech therapists whose culture and linguistic background is different from the client; Types of speech-language disorders; Goals of...