Speaker: Kathleen Scaler Scott, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-F; Professor, Department of Speech-Language Pathology, Misericordia University, Dallas, PA
Date: Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019
Time: 6pm-7:15pm ET
Description: Cluttering is a fluency disorder which is becoming better understood in recent years. However, there is little known about the lived experiences of those who clutter. This workshop will cover the following:
1. Defining cluttering and its symptomatology
2. Review of what we do know about the lived experiences of those who clutter
3. Shared experiences from individuals who clutter and their family members
4. Time for question and answer with all speakers
• Target Audience: Speech-Language Pathologists, Adults and Teens who Clutter, Family members and friends of those who clutter
• There is no fee for this event.
• *This course is not eligible for CEUs at this time
Bio: Kathleen Scaler Scott, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, BCS-F is a Professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology at Misericordia University. Dr. Scaler Scott’s research and clinical interests include cluttering, atypical disfluencies and disfluency with concomitant diagnoses. She is co-editor of a textbook on cluttering, co-author of a treatment manual on cluttering, and author of Fluency Plus, a treatment manual focusing on treating cluttering, stuttering, atypical disfluencies along with concomitant disorders. Dr. Scaler Scott was the first Coordinator of the International Cluttering Association, and the 2018 recipient of the Deso Weis Award for Excellence in the Field of Cluttering.