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Stuttering 101: What Every SLP Should Know

Course: #7117 Level: Introductory2 Hours 10526 Reviews

This course will provide an overview of stuttering for speech-language pathologists. Current theories, facts, and definitions will be discussed to help SLPs better understand stuttering and the multi-faceted approach to assessment and treatment necessary to effectively work with people who stutter. This course is part of a series of webinars on the topic of stuttering. To register for other courses in the series, please visit: Stuttering Virtual Conference.

Course created on June 15, 2015

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On Demand

Course Type: Video, Audio, Text

CEUs/Hours Offered: ASHA/0.2 Introductory, Professional; Kansas LTS-S1370/2.0; SAC/2.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the various types of stuttering and the differences between stuttering and disfluency.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the current theoretical framework of stuttering.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to discuss current incidence and prevalence information related to stuttering.


0-30 Minutes Introduction to Stuttering: Facts and History
30-45 Minutes Differences between Stuttering and Disfluency
45-60 Minutes Types of Stuttering
60-90 Minutes Theories of Stuttering
90-120 Minutes Current Models of Stuttering


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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Craig Coleman authored two children's books on stuttering and receives royalties for the Overall Assessment of the Speaker's Experience of Stuttering (OASES), which he co-authored. He was paid an honorarium for this presentation by SpeechPathology.com. Non-financial: Associate Coordinator of ASHA Special Interest Group 4: Fluency and Fluency Disorders.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by SpeechPathology.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

Course participation information

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Review Technical Requirements

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Passing an online exam will be required to earn continuing education credit, where applicable.

Live Webinars allow presenter and participant interaction. The exam and course evaluation for these courses must be completed within 7 days of the event.

On-demand courses include texts, video and audio recordings of live webinars, and multimedia formats. The exam and course evaluation for on-demand courses must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.2 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area)

Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services

Approved for 2 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.

California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 2 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.