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SLPM 6012 Fluency Disorders (Fall and Spring)


Credits: 2

Course Description:

The course reviews contemporary theories pertaining to the nature, etiology, and treatment of disfluent speech. Factors to consider in differential diagnosis and prognosis are also considered. Therapeutic principles and management procedures for pre-school and school-aged children and adults are studied.

Prerequisites: Advanced Anatomy of Speech and Hearing Mechanisms; Diagnostic Methods and Clinical Processes; Neuroscience