Childhood Stuttering Under "Positive" Conditions It has been my experience, and that of other clinicians, that parents report that their child’s stuttering increased in situations usually associated with positive emotional arousal. Although the presence or level of positive arousal was never established objectively, its presence was assumed by the parents, based on their observation ... Viewpoint
Viewpoint  |   May 01, 1992
Childhood Stuttering Under "Positive" Conditions
 
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  • Martin R. Adams
    Communication Disorders, 146-D South Office Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-6611
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Speech, Voice & Prosodic Disorders / Fluency Disorders / Viewpoints
Viewpoint   |   May 01, 1992
Childhood Stuttering Under "Positive" Conditions
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, May 1992, Vol. 1, 5-6. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0103.05
 
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, May 1992, Vol. 1, 5-6. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0103.05
Acknowledgment
This article was adapted from the paper “Mommy, Why Am I Stuttering So Bad When I Feel So Good” that was presented by the author as part of a mini-seminar at the 1989 Convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Boston, MA.
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