Treatment for adolescents and adults focuses not just on the fluency disorder itself, but on other aspects such as state-of-mind and self esteem.
Connie’s philosophy regarding her role in working with adolescents and adults who stutter is stated in this quote from Judy Butler, SLP, specialist in fluency disorders, used with permission.
The Therapist’s Role is to travel the journey alongside the client, listening, watching, teaching, modeling, experimenting, failing, persisting, challenging, worrying, getting out of the way, taking the heat, and waiting...until the client finds the change within….
An article Connie wrote when she was editor of The Journal of the National Council on Stuttering Just Slow Down
Here is a message for "Family and Friends."