Practical Thoughts Blog
Aug 07, 2020
Professor J. Scott Yaruss "goes off" on the idea that there are simple ways to overcome stuttering by just using a particular technique or practicing for a particular amount of time. Fasten your seatbelt, stand back or settle in, and get ready for a data-driven, evidence-based, rip-roaring rant!
May 14, 2020
For National Stuttering Awareness Week, Nina's students share their thoughts about what parents and listeners need to know about stuttering!
May 01, 2020
Stretchy speech is a common strategy that many clinicians use for helping to improve fluency in people who stutter. Dr. J. Scott Yaruss explains why he's not one of those clinicians.
Apr 19, 2020
Overcoming the fear of stuttering is one of the most important components of therapy. The question is: how do we do it?
Mar 23, 2020
Did you know that stuttering is more than just stuttering? In this Vlog post, Dr. J. Scott Yaruss explains why and highlights how this knowledge can help SLPs be more effective in stuttering therapy!
Mar 20, 2020
How can Speech-Language Pathologists become more comfortable with stuttering and stuttering therapy? Listen as Nina Reeves and J. Scott Yaruss discuss their tips for creating a desensitization pathway for SLPs who work with people who stutter.