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Stop using the word "fluency" when talking about "stuttering"

For years, speech-language pathologists have used the word "fluency" when talking about people who stutter. In this series of vlogs, Seth Tichenor, Christopher Constantino, J. Scott Yaruss, and Nina Reeves challenge viewers to rethink the use of the word "fluency" when talking about stuttering.

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VLOG: What SLPs Need to Know about Stuttering

VLOG: What SLPs Need to Know about Stuttering

What is one concept that can help SLPs become more effective in their assessment and intervention interactions with people who stutter and their families? In this important video, Nina Reeves explains her thoughts on this topic.

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