ERIC Number: EJ529392
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Management of Functional Voice Disorders in Adolescents.
Peppard, Robert C.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v27 n3 p257-70 Jul 1996
This article describes the nature and treatment of functional voice disorders in adolescents. It summarizes physiological and psychological changes that occur in adolescence; types of functional voice disorders common to that period; incidence; and possible causes, including risk factors. Three case studies illustrate the importance of careful diagnosis, intensive treatment, and the role of the school clinician. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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