Author Archives: Christy Nafziger

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
Speech Therapy at home

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 …

The Connection Between Stuttering & Hand Flapping

Feb 1, 2019 | Posted by in Stuttering Doctor | 0
Mother and her child playing

Hand flapping and stuttering are two manifestations that children with autism spectrum disorders may display. However, it’s important to note that these behaviors are not exclusive to autistic children. Children with autism spectrum disorder can have difficulty with various forms of communication and social interaction. It’s also common that they will show lapses in concentration,Read more …

How To Use Final Consonant Deletion To End Stuttering

Dec 14, 2018 | Posted by in Stuttering Doctor | 0
stuttering man

Stuttering includes the involuntary repetition of words and sounds. This repetition can disrupt the flow and fluency of speech. Stuttering is a normal occurrence during the development of speech production as children learn the rules and nuances of their native language. This includes word selection and phonological development. Most children progress naturally through the different stagesRead more …