Stuttering: the Search for a Cause and Cure

Stuttering: the Search for a Cause and Cure

By: Oliver Bloodstein (author)Paperback

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The author presents an objective, research-oriented, and evenhanded approach to understanding the nature and treatment of stuttering. It is the first book to contain a full chapter on stutterer's self-help programs and contains the clearest and most up-to-date review of brain research on stutterers.

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Contents

1. The Problem 2. From Aristotle to Freud 3. The Search for Psychodynamics 4. The Theory of Cerebral Dominance 5. Dysphemia 6. Iowa Therapy 7. The Diagnosogenic Theory 8. Stuttering as Anticipatory Avoidance 9. Learning Theories 10. Drug Therapy 14. Stuttering and Heredity 15. The Inception of Stuttering 16. The Treatment of Early Stuttering 17. Self-Help Groups 18. Epilogue

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/11/1992
  • ISBN13: 9780205138456
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780205138456
  • weight: 584
  • ISBN10: 0205138454

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