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ASHA 2016 | Richard Arenas

Session Code: 1461
Title: The Dynamic Social Self as a Way to Understand Change in Stuttering
Day: Friday, November 18, 2016 Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Marriott Philadelphia Downtown Room: Liberty Ballroom
Session Format: Seminar 1-hour PDH(s): 1 Hrs
Presenter(s):
Anthony Buhr, U of Alabama (presenting author)
Richard Arenas, U of New Mexico (presenting author)
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Abstract Type: Research Submission
Abstract: This paper explores the dynamic social self as a way to understand change in stuttering. It will be argued that the self functions as the “governor” of social-communicative behavior, and therefore serves as an appropriate target for stuttering treatment.
Speech-Language Pathology Topic Area: Fluency


Session Code: 9023 Poster Board 317
Title: The Incidence & Prevalence of Stuttering in Children Who Are Hard of Hearing
Day: Saturday, November 19, 2016 Time: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center Room: Hall B
Session Format: Poster PDH(s): 15 Minutes
Presenter(s):
Richard Arenas, U of New Mexico (presenting author)
Elizabeth Walker, U of Iowa (presenting author)
Jacob Oleson, U of Iowa (presenting author)
Instructional Level: Introductory
Abstract Type: Research Submission
Abstract: This study used a parent questionnaire to investigate the occurrence of stuttering in children who are hard of hearing. In contrast to the traditional view that stuttering is less common in the hearing impaired population, results showed a higher incidence and prevalence of stuttering compared to the general population.
Speech-Language Pathology Topic Area: Fluency


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