13th Annual Speech-Language Pathology Symposium

"Advances in Therapy Approachs for Children who Stutter"

Date: Friday, April 29, 2022

Time: 9:00 -12:15 EST

View program flyer for agenda and additional details.

Who should attend: Speech-Language Pathologists working with preschool and school-age children who stutter.

Abstract: Therapy approaches for preschool and school-age children who stutter must be centered in a holistic approach, incorporating direct treatment techniques and, importantly, support for building or maintaining positive communication attitudes and beliefs. This presentation will focus on principles and techniques to reduce the severity of stuttering, including affective, behavioral, and cognitive effects of stuttering. Specific examples and ways to implement treatment approaches will be provided.

All attendees must register online by April 19, 2022.

Speakers:

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Seth Tichenor, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Assistant Professor, Duquesne University

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Amanda Hampton Wray, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh

Registration policy: Each attendee must register separately. Payment must be made at the time of registration.

ADA: Please contact us a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the program for accommodations.

Cancellations: Paid registration fees will be refunded if you contact us within 72 hours prior to the conference date. The registrant will receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued after that time. Duquesne University’s SLP Department reserves the right to cancel the course with due cause. In case of cancellation, a full refund will be given to enrolled participants within two weeks of scheduled conference.

Webinar and in-person options!

For questions, please email Lori Marra.

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