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By Anne K. Bothe

This booklet is the results of a "State-of-the-Art-Conference" held on the college of Georgia devoted to the evidence-based therapy of stuttering. a global crew of favorite fluency researchers and clinicians have been invited to offer and talk about present information and matters regarding the therapy of stuttering. the subject was once outlined to incorporate facts approximately stuttering, proof approximately stuttering therapy, and discussions of ways that proof should still consultant the continued study and perform. the specific hyperlink among empirical facts and proposals for scientific perform is the target of the e-book. The booklet starts off via addressing the proposal of "evidence-based perform" and considers its implications for stuttering remedy. half II provides the intersection of the character of stuttering; the theories of stuttering; and the consequences of nature, idea, and different wisdom for stuttering remedy judgements. half III presents of the numerous dimension concerns dealing with stuttering therapy through half IV, that's dedicated to the standard of therapy learn proof, for particular remedies and when it comes to a few extra common methodological matters. the ultimate half summarizes the medical options made in the course of the e-book and discusses evidence-based, outcomes-focused scientific judgements for stuttering. those chapters are meant to supply "state-of-the-art" info to researchers, clinicians, and scholars who're drawn to constructing, deciding upon, or utilizing the very best evidence-based remedies for stuttering.

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2001), however Sommer et al. failed to confirm that the volumetric differences were confined solely to the reported region of interest. The concern over the significance of these findings is fortified by the 36 INGHAM results of a preliminary attempted replication of the Foundas et al. study in San Antonio. The author and colleagues studied the 3-D MRIs of 5 persistent stutterers, 5 recovered stutterers and 5 controls— participants in PET studies—and the result was not encouraging. Extra gyri were found on the perisylvian fissure for 4 out of 5 (not 5 out of 5) of the persistent stutterers, but extra gyri were also found within the perisylvian fissures of 3 out of 5 recovered stutterers and 3 out of 5 controls.

Perspectives on Fluency and Fluency Disorders [Newsletter of Special Interest Division 4, American Speech-Language Hearing Association], 12(2), 22–24. II THE NATURE AND THEORY OF STUTTERING: IMPLICATIONS FOR EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT 2 From Hand to Mouth: Contributions of Theory to Evidenced-Based Treatment William G. Webster Brock University When I was first contacted about contributing this chapter, I faced something of a dilemma about an appropriate focus. ” I am not a speech-language pathologist, and I have done no research on evaluating the effectiveness of treatment or even on the effectiveness of the clinical manual (Webster & Poulos, 1989) that I co-authored some years ago with the objective of facilitating transfer and maintenance of fluency in adult stuttering treatment programs.

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