Understanding Stammering or Stuttering

Understanding Stammering or Stuttering

Guide for Parents, Teachers and Other Professionals

Book - 2012
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Jessica Kingsley Pub
This accessible book will shed light on the perplexing nature of stammers, enabling those who care for children affected to find answers and get the correct help. It offers techniques and exercises to build a child's confidence, address causes and alleviate symptoms, and gives advice for both school and social settings.
Parents and teachers of children who stammer (or stutter) may see their child suffering with embarrassment, frustration or anxiety but feel at a loss as to how best to help.This book explains the characteristics of stammering and uses illuminating first-hand accounts to demonstrate the common feelings of anguish experienced and provide clarity on what the child is likely to need in terms of support at home, school and in social situations. Packed with helpful advice for carers about how to build a child's confidence, it presents a variety of techniques and tips to alleviate the stammer and improve self-esteem and school performance.This accessible resource will shed light on the perplexing nature of stammers, enabling those who care for children affected to find answers and get the best possible help.

Baker & Taylor
Explains the characteristics and psychological affects of stuttering and helps adults learn how to build the child's confidence and alleviate the stammer. Original.

Baker
& Taylor

Explains the characteristics and psychological affects of stuttering and helps adults learn how to build the child's confidence and alleviate the stammer.

Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012
ISBN: 9781849052689
1849052689
Characteristics: 127 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Whyte, Alison

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