FAMOUS PEOPLE
STUTTERING SYMPTOMS
STUTTERING FACTS
STUTTERING STRATEGIES
RANDOM

100

HE WAS AN ENGLISH KING WHO STUTTERED.
WHO WAS KING GEORGE THE VI?

100

IT'S WHEN YOU REPEAT THE SAME SOUND, SYLLABLE, OR WORD MULTIPLE TIMES.
WHAT ARE REPETITIONS?

100

IT'S ANOTHER WORD FOR STUTTERING.
WHAT IS STAMMERING?

100

THE STRATEGY THAT WORKS ON STARTING YOUR SPEECH SLOW AND EASY.
WHAT IS EASY SPEECH? (EASY ONSETS / EASY STARTS)

100

THIS IS A KNOWN RISK FACTOR FOR STUTTERING. FIGURES MAY VARY BUT HALF OF THE STUTTERERS (OR MORE) REPORT THIS.
WHAT IS A FAMILY HISTORY OF STUTTERING?

200

HE USED TO STUTTER AND LISP. BEST KNOW FOR HIS PORTRAYAL OF HANNIBAL LECTER.
WHO 'S ANTHONY HOPKINS?

200

IT'S WHEN YOU HOLD A SOUND FOR A LONG PERIOD OF TIME.
WHAT ARE PROLONGATIONS?

200

BOYS
WHO IS MORE LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED BY STUTTERING? WHO CAN'T IRON A SHIRT? WHO'S TOO PROUD TO ASK FOR DIRECTIONS WHEN THEY'RE LOST? etc.... :-)

200

THE STRATEGY WHERE YOU HOLD OUT A WORD JUST SLIGHTLY TO SLOW DOWN YOUR SPEECH. HINT: IT IS ALSO WHAT YOU DO BEFORE YOU EXERCISE
What is STRETCHING YOUR SPEECH? or WHAT IS SLOW STRETCHED SPEECH?

200

CHILDREN WHO STUTTER ARE VERY LIKELY TO BE HURT BY THIS AT SCHOOL.
WHAT IS TEASING? // WHAT IS BULLYING?

300

THIS PRETTY WOMAN STUTTERED WHEN SHE WAS YOUNGER.
WHO IS JULIA ROBERTS?

300

UNUSUAL FACE OR BODY MOVEMENTS.
WHAT ARE SECONDARY BEHAVIORS?

300

IT OCCURS WHEN THE STUTTER IS DRAMATICALLY REDUCED OR EVEN ELIMINATED WHEN A STUTTERER SPEAK OR SIGN IN UNISON WITH OTHERS.
WHAT IS THE CHORAL EFFECT?

300

THE TRADITIONAL FORM OF STUTTERING THERAPY IN WHICH YOU DO NOT TRY TO ELMINATE STUTTERING, BUT TRY TO MINIMIZE ITS IMPACT AND OCCURRENCE
WHAT IS STUTTERING MODIFICATION?

300

FOR THEM, THE PROGNOSIS FOR RECOVERY IS VERY GOOD
WHAT ARE PRESCHOOLERS?

400

HE WROTE "ALICE IN WONDERLAND". HE SUFFERED FROM STUTTERING WHEN HE WAS YOUNG.
WHO'S LEWIS CARROLL?

400

INAPPROPRIATE CESSATION OF SOUND AND AIR, OFTEN ASSOCIATED WITH FREEZING OF THE MOVEMENT OF THE TONGUE, LIPS AND / OR VOCAL FOLDS.
WHAT ARE BLOCKS?

400

ABOUT 5%
WHAT PERCENT OF CHILDREN GO THROUGH A PERIOD OF STUTTERING FOR 6 MONTHS OR MORE?

400

IT'S A FLUENCY SHAPING TECHNIQUE. WHEN YOU TOUCH YOUR ARTICULATORS TOGETHER VERY SOFTLY.
WHAT ARE LIGHT (ARTICULATORY) CONTACTS?

400

RESEARCH SHOWS THAT PEOPLE WHO STUTTER SEE THE MOST SUCCESSFUL OUTCOMES WHEN THE SLP AND THE PATIENT HAVE THIS.
WHAT IS THE THERAPEUTIC ALLIANCE?

500

FAMOUS AMERICAN ACTOR WHO STRUGGLED WITH STUTTERING THROUGHOUT HIS FIRST 20 YEARS.
WHO IS BRUCE WILLIS?

500

ITS WHEN A STUTTERER ADDS IN "WORDS" SUCH AS "UM", "UH" OR LIKE' FREQUENTLY OR REPEATEDLY IN A SENTENCE
WHAT ARE INTERJECTIONS? (ALSO CALLED FILLERS)

500

ABOUT 1%
WHAT PERCENT OF THE POPULATION STUTTER?

500

IT TRAINS STUTTERERS TO SPEAK FLUENTLY WIH RELAXED BREATHING, VOCAL FOLDS, AND ARTICULATION (LIPS, JAW, TONGUE)
WHAT IS FLUENCY SHAPING THERAPY?

500

AN ASSISTIVE DEVICE THAT ALTERS THE PITCH AND PLAYS THE WORDS BACK MILLISECONDS LATER.
WHAT IS AN ALTERED AUDITORY FEEDBACK DEVICE? THEY ARE ELECTRONIC DEVICES INTENDED TO IMPROVE THE FLUENCY OF PEOPLE WHO STUTTER; MOST ELECTRONIC FLUENCY DEVICES CHANGE THE SOUND OF THE USER'S VOICE IN HIS / HER EAR.