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Speech Problems: Resource List


Books for Children

Ages 4 to 8

  • Ben Has Something To Say: A Story About Stuttering by Laurie Lears Albert Whitman, 2000
  • Hooway for Wodney Wat by Helen Lester Houghton Mifflin, 2003
  • Mary Marony, Mummy Girl by Suzy Kline Penguin, 1994
  • The Boy Who Ate Words by Thierry Dedieu Harry N Abrams, 1997

Ages 9 to 12

  • Coping with Stuttering by Melanie Ann Apel Rosen, 2000
  • The Only Outcast by Julie Johnston Tundra Books of Northern New York, 1999
  • The Silent Spillbills by Tor Seidler Harper Trophy, 2003

Young Adult

  • Do You Stutter? A Guide for Teens Jane Fraser Speech Foundation of America, 1997

Books for Adults

  • Childhood Speech, Language, and Listening Problems: What Every Parent Should Know by Patricia Hamaguchi 2nd ed. Chichester, 2001
  • Does My Child Have a Speech Problem? by Katherine L. Martin Chicago Review Press, 1997
  • Keys to Dealing with Stuttering by Patricia M. Treiber Barron's Educational Series, 1993
  • Trouble Talking: A Guide for the Parents of Children with Speech and Language Difficulties by James Law Jessica Kingsley, 1996
  • The Late Talker: What To Do If Your Child Isn't Talking Yet by Marilyn Agin St. Martins, 2003
  • Understanding Stuttering by Nathan Lavid University Press of Mississippi, 2004

Other Resources

The Stuttering Foundation of America
5139 Klingle Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20016-2654
1-800-992-9392
http://www.stutteringhelp.org

National Library of Medicine- MedlinePlus - Speech & Communication Disorders
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/speechcommunicationdisorders.html

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
800-638-8255
e-mail: actioncenter@asha.org
http://www.asha.org/

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Drive, MSC 2320
Bethesda, MD USA 20892-2320
http://www.nidcd.nih.gov/


Compiled by Catherine Smith, MLS, medical librarian at the Family Health Library, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO.
Published by RelayHealth.
Last modified: 2006-09-25
Last reviewed: 2010-06-04

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