Stuttering: An Integrated Approach To Its Nature And Treatment (3rd Edition)

Authors: Barry Guitar
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Keywords: treatment, nature, approach, integrated, stuttering
Pages: 480
Published: 2005-10-04
Language: English
Category: Audiology & Speech Pathology, Allied Health Professions, Medical, Professional & Technical,
ISBN-10: 0781739209     ISBN-13: 9780781739207
Binding: Hardcover (Third)
List Price: 97.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%

This new Third Edition provides a comprehensive overview of the etiology and development of stuttering and details appropriate approaches to accurate assessment and treatment. A new chapter on related fluency disorders discusses evaluation and treatment of stuttering associated with neurological disease or trauma, psychological disturbance, or mental retardation, and explains how developmental stuttering can be differentiated from these conditions. This edition also features a new chapter on preliminaries to assessment as well as new information on differential diagnosis of stuttering versus other fluency disorders. Appendices include forms for diagnosis and evaluation.

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