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2018 Hiroshima Joint World Congress Slideshow

Abstract Submission Open for IALP 2019 Taipei Taiwan

ialptaipeai2019The International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics announces that abstract submission for the IALP 2019 is now open! 

Topic Categories for Oral and Poster Presentation
Aphasia | Phoniatrics | Fluency | Voice | Child Language | Autism Spectrum Disorders | Craniofacial Dysmorphias | Educational SLP
Motor Speech Disorders | Multilingual Affairs | Child Speech | AAC | 
Dysphagia | Audiology

Learn more at http://www.ialptaipei2019.org

IFA Statement on Social Anxiety Disorder and Stuttering

The IFA acknowledges that stuttering may be accompanied by social anxiety. However, we have not endorsed any policy statement requiring a standard screening for social anxiety disorders. Moreover, it has no intention to support any change in the current ICD/DSM nomenclature for the most typical presentation of fluency disorder, childhood onset fluency disorder (stuttering).

A kid who stutters and his dream: "I want to become a police officer"

by Dieudonne Nsabimana. Coordinator of the African Stuttering Centre

The purpose of this article is to give you insight into the work we were doing to create positive change in our community . We have been translating education materials on stuttering into the local language with the support of the International Fluency Association (IFA). 

bruce11year-old Bruce is a kid who stutters who lives in a rural area of northern Rwanda, where stuttering is defined by folk myths.

Read more: A kid who stutters and his dream: "I want to become a police officer"

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JFD

Journal of Fluency DisordersBrowse the current issue
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The official journal of the International Fluency Association
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