J Scott Yaruss

J Scott Yaruss

J Scott
East Lansing
United States

IFA Experts are self-identified and not reviewed or certified by the IFA.  The views expressed by IFA Experts do not necessarily reflect those of the IFA.

  • Stuttering in Children
  • Stuttering in Adults
  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
  • Bullying and Stuttering
  • Cognitive Behavioral Treatment
  • Differential Diagnosis of Stuttering
  • Evidence-based Treatment of Stuttering
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Self-help Strategies
  • Clinicians
  • Self-Help
  • Consumers
Numerous publications and presentations about stuttering. Please see www.Yaruss.com and www.StutteringTherapyResources.com for information.
  • Lecture
  • Workshop
  • Groups

J. Scott Yaruss, PhD, is a Professor in Communicative Sciences and Disorders at  Michigan State University. A board-certified specialist in fluency disorders and ASHA Fellow, his research examines factors that contribute to the development of stuttering as well as methods for evaluating stuttering treatment outcomes. Yaruss has published more than 70 peer-reviewed manuscripts, more than 100 other papers on stuttering, and several resources including the Overall Assessment of the Speaker's Experience of Stuttering (OASES), School-Age Stuttering Therapy: A Practical Guide, the Minimizing Bullying program, and the new Early Childhood Stuttering: A Practical Guide (Stuttering Therapy Resources, Inc. - www.StutteringTherapyResources.com). Yaruss has been named SLP of the Year by the National Stuttering Association and received the University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Science Dean's Distinguished Teaching Award. He teaches classes on stuttering and counseling methods for SLPs and frequently conducts workshops around the world designed to help clinicians improve their ability to work with individuals who stutter. 

join button

to renew log onto your account and use the
Your Account menu item


Journal of Fluency DisordersBrowse the current issue

The official journal of the International Fluency Association
IFA Members receive online access to JFD as a member benefit.

Read more: JFD

IFA on Twitter

IFA on Facebook