Speech-Language Pathology/Stuttering/Fluency Shaping
Fluency shaping therapy trains stutterers to speak fluently with relaxed breathing, vocal folds, and articulation (lips, jaw, and tongue).
This chapter is divided into sections:
- Fluency Shaping Critiques—This section is for criticisms of fluency shaping therapies.
- Personal Experiences with Fluency Shaping Therapy—Add your experiences here.
History of Fluency Shaping Therapy[edit | edit source]
William Perkins and Richard Curlee developed the first fluency shaping programs. Einer Boberg (ISTAR), Bruce Ryan (Monterey Fluency Program), George Shames and Cheri Florence (Stutter-Free Speech), and Ronald Webster (Hollins) have developed other programs.