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Title More than fluency : the social, emotional, and cognitive dimensions of stuttering / [edited by] Barbara J. Amster, Evelyn R. Klein
Published San Diego, CA : Plural Publishing, Inc., [2018]
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Contents Intro; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Reviewers; 1. Introduction The Importance of the Social, Emotional, and Cognitive Dimensions of Stuttering; 2. How the Brain Influences the Cognitive, Emotional, and Motor Aspects of Stuttering; 3. The Importance of Self-Efficacy for Individuals Who Stutter; 4. A Perspective on Stuttering in the Social Context; 5. The Impact of Perfectionism on Stuttering; 6. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for People Who Stutter; 7. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Stuttering Disorders
8. Experiential Therapy for Adults Who Stutter: Principles and Methods9. Avoidance Reduction Therapy for Stuttering (ARTSĀ®); 10. Peer Support for People Who Stutter: History, Benefits, and Accessibility; 11. Community-Centered Assessment and Treatment: Targeting the Social, Emotional, and Cognitive Aspects of Stuttering in Children; 12. Final Thoughts; Index
Summary For speech-language pathologists and others working with people who stutter, this text focuses on the social, emotional, and cognitive realms of stuttering and offers new insights and applications based on research in the field. It guides the reader through theoretical discussions about the social experiences, emotional complications, and cognitive interpretations that often influence the person who stutters. The text also offers practical strategies for intervention
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 18, 2019)
Subject Stuttering -- psychology
Stuttering -- therapy
Psychotherapy -- methods
Sociological Factors
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Form Electronic book
Author Amster, Barbara J., editor.
Klein, Evelyn R., editor.
ISBN 1597569968