Portland State University. Department of Speech Communication
Robert L. Casteel
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Speech with Emphasis in Speech Pathology
1 online resource (168 p.)
Stuttering in children -- Diagnosis, Stuttering Severity Instrument
The purpose of this study was to investigate the disfluency characteristics of normal 33-39 month old children in order to determine the differential role of the SSI with young children. The following questions were answered:
1. What are the types and frequencies of disfluencies demonstrated by normal 33-39 month old children?
2. How do the scores of normal 33-39 month old children distribute on the Stuttering Severity Instrument?
Semler, Caroline Joy, "The differential role of the SSI with normal preschool children" (1987). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 3732.