Understanding Stuttering in Young Children: A Response to Cordes In the field of speech-language pathology, there are few issues that have as contentious a history as the ongoing debate about whether, when, and how to treat young children who stutter (e.g., Bloodstein, 1986; Curlee, 1993). Uncertainties about the developmental course of stuttering and the factors contributing to persistent ... Letter to the Editor
Letter to the Editor  |   May 01, 2000
Understanding Stuttering in Young Children: A Response to Cordes
 
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • J. Scott Yaruss
    University of Pittsburgh
  • Lisa R. LaSalle
    University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Edward G. Conture
    Vanderbilt University
  • Contact author: J. Scott Yaruss, PhD, Communication Science and Disorders, University of Pittsburgh, 4033 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. Email: jsyaruss@csd.upmc.edu
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Speech, Voice & Prosodic Disorders / Fluency Disorders / Letters to the Editor
Letter to the Editor   |   May 01, 2000
Understanding Stuttering in Young Children: A Response to Cordes
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, May 2000, Vol. 9, 165-171. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0902.165
History: Accepted January 19, 2000 , Received March 13, 2000
 
American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, May 2000, Vol. 9, 165-171. doi:10.1044/1058-0360.0902.165
History: Accepted January 19, 2000; Received March 13, 2000
Author Note
The authors appreciate constructive feedback about an earlier draft of this letter provided by Richard F. Curlee and an anonymous reviewer.
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