Early Years

General principles of working with the child who stammers

The Demands and Capacities Model, and more on ways you can support the child who stammers.
Teacher and child
The Demands and Capacities Model
This term is used in speech and language therapy as a framework for understanding...
What factors may affect the child's fluency?
Stammering is very variable and sometimes a child who stammers may have a bad...
More simple tips to help the child
When talking with the child, remember the Top Tips from this resource. More...
Asking the child what he would like you to do
Some children as young as three have shown that they know that their speaking...
Happy talking
When the child is happy to talk even when he is stammering and has the confidence...