In this Article
- What is stuttering?
- Who stutters?
- How is speech normally produced?
- What causes stuttering?
- How is stuttering diagnosed?
- How is stuttering treated?
- What research is being done about stuttering?
- Where can I get additional information?
Where can I get more information?
NIDCD maintains a directory of organizations that can answer questions and provide printed or electronic information on stuttering. Please see the list of organizations at www.nidcd.nih.gov/directory.
Use the following keywords to help you search for organizations that are relevant to stuttering:
- Speech-language pathologists
- Physician/practitioner referrals
For more information, additional addresses and phone numbers, or a printed list of organizations, contact:
NIDCD Information Clearinghouse
1 Communication Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20892-3456
Toll-free Voice: (800) 241-1044
Toll-free TTY: (800) 241-1055
Fax: (301) 770-8977
Medically reviewed by Victoria LaTour. C.C.C.-S.L.P.; Arizona Speech Language Association, American Speech Language Association
Last update: 3/1/2010
National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
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