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Neurogenic Stuttering: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Dec 10, 2019 | Posted by in Content, Stuttering Doctor | 0
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Neurogenic stuttering is a fluency speech disorder that impairs the sufferer’s ability to speak in a smooth, well-structured fashion. Also known as acquired stuttering, neurogenic stuttering shares several classic symptoms with other fluency disorders. However, it differs significantly in its causes and, to a lesser extent, its treatments. Quick Navigation Neurogenic Stuttering: What Causes ItRead more …

How to Spot Stuttering and Cluttering Speech: Here Are the Differences

Oct 30, 2019 | Posted by in Content, Stuttering Doctor | 0
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Speech impairments such as cluttering speech can have a devastating effect on the self-esteem and social functionality of sufferers.Also, those afflicted may not develop average communication skills, severely limiting their social, academic, and professional development. At worst, sufferers may become depressed and be driven into isolation by shame and a sense of low self-worth.Cluttering andRead more …

Reading Multisyllabic Words Aloud Can Help Stuttering

Oct 21, 2019 | Posted by in Stuttering Doctor | Comments Off on Reading Multisyllabic Words Aloud Can Help Stuttering

Practicing multisyllabic words can be extremely beneficial exercise when coupled with regular speech therapy. Practicing multisyllabic words with your child on a daily basis will help them to develop fluidity as well as the confidence they need to work through their stutter.

Now You Have Access to the Best Free Speech Therapy Apps & Resources!

Oct 7, 2019 | Posted by in Stuttering Doctor | 0
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Stuttering is a condition that can greatly affect your life and ability to function in society. The good news is that stuttering can be treated at any age, it’s not necessarily something that only kids are able to get treatment for. The disorder is also referred to as childhood-onset fluency disorder (or stammering). The truthRead more …

These schools offer the best quality in speech therapy degrees

Oct 1, 2019 | Posted by in Stuttering Doctor | 0
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Quick Navigation What Makes an Excellent Speech Therapist Degree Program7 Top Schools for Pursuing Your Speech Therapist DegreeChoosing the Right Program for Your Speech Therapist Degree While the world of speech-language pathology programs is highly competitive, there are many excellent schools at which to receive your speech therapist degree. And if you feel called toRead more …

How to Become a Speech Therapist: Everything You Need to Know

Sep 30, 2019 | Posted by in Content | 0
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​Image Source: www.myaustraliaimmigration.comAre you wondering how to become a speech therapist? Well, you’re one step closer than you probably think!Our, and many others’, interest was first piqued when Domo Wilson, a YouTuber and rapper, shared her son’s speech delay problems on Twitter. The outpouring of support from fans prompted other parents to share their children’sRead more …

Could My Child’s Severe Stuttering Be The Result Of Speech Dyslexia?

May 16, 2019 | Posted by in Stuttering Doctor | 0

Are you concerned that your child could suffer from a speech impediment, but are unsure what traits set regular falters apart from severe stuttering? Stuttering is not an uncommon occurrence in everyday life. In fact, it happens normally occasionally to just about everyone. Severe stuttering goes above and beyond the normal word hesitancies, resulting inRead more …

Speech Therapy At Home: Techniques To Stop Stuttering

Apr 30, 2019 | Posted by in Blog | 0
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Sometimes the words in our head don’t come out quite the way we intend. Stuttering can happen when we’re talking too fast, thinking faster than we can speak, or because verbal communication skills are not fully developed. Like any skill, the art of speaking clearly is best achieved through practice, and more specifically, speech therapy at homeRead more …