Stuttering 101: What Every Clinician Needs to Know
This session is developed by, and presenters invited by SIG 4: Fluency and Fluency Disorders. This short course will focus on an introduction to general information on stuttering, assessment and intervention principles, documentation of treatment outcomes, and the role of support groups in stuttering treatment. The overall goal of this short course is to help SLPs gain comfort in assessing and treating stuttering. Concepts such as goal writing, diagnostic indicators, treatment activities, and progress monitoring will be highlighted by focusing on the ABC model.
You will be able to:
- discuss basic information on stuttering disorders
- discuss various assessment protocols for clients who stutter across the life span
- discuss treatment principles and identify indicators of success in treatment