Seniors honors thesis. Open Access.
If the hypothesis, which states that children in the study who stutter will later present with
at least one mental health disorder, is demonstrated by the results to be true, then a therapeutic
approach is necessary. Children who stutter should be followed by mental health professionals to
prevent the cascade from stuttering to the development of mental health disorders. (from Conclusion).
Katz, Aleeza.The Domino Effect: The Implications of Pediatric Stuttering on the Development of Mental Health Disorders. Presented to the S. Daniel Abraham Honors Program in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for Completion of the Program. NY: Stern College for Women. Yeshiva University, May 6, 2020. Mentor: Professor Neva Goldstein-Hellman, Speech Pathology and Audiology.
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