December 1, 2011

Speech and language skills in children study needs participants

Parents interested in learning more about their child’s speech and language skills and/or stuttering are invited to participate in a study of  children ages 3-5 who do or do not stutter.

Benefits of participation:

• Speech-language scores, consultation and service referrals

• Monetary compensation

Activities:

• Watching videos, storytelling and speech and language tests

• Parent questionnaires

Contact:

• You can visit us on the web at http://kc.vanderbilt.edu/childhoodstuttering/index.html.

• To participate and/or ask questions about the study, please contact Chagit Clark at stuttering@vanderbilt.edu.

Principal Investigators for the study are  Edward Conture, Ph.D., professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences, and Tedra Walden, Ph.D., professor of Psychology.