Since its creation in 1999, the NSA Research Committee has approved numerous research projects aimed at improving our knowledge about stuttering. Here you will find a comprehensive list of NSA Research Committee-approved projects, both current and past.

 

Title Primary
Researcher
Contact Approved
Until
Abstract
The client’s perspective on self-disclosure Ms. Megan Young Dr. Courtney Byrd Megan Young 4/13/2021 View Survey
(external)
Characteristics of People Who Stutter, Part 7: Emotional Regulation Seth Tichenor and
Dr. Scott Yaruss
Seth Tichenor (exempt) View Survey
(PDF)
Concepts of support in the stuttering experience Dr. Angela Medina Dr. Angela Medina 4/11/2021 View Survey
(external)
Understanding stuttering severity Seth Tichenor and
Dr. Scott Yaruss
Seth Tichenor (exempt) View Survey
(PDF)
Communication and Decision-Making Luis R. Rodriguez Luis R. Rodriguez 10/8/2020 View Survey
(external)
The Psychological Benefits of Community Service for People Who Stutter Ms. Daniella Hay Daniella Hay 9/2/2020 View Survey
(external)
Music and Language Habits of Individual who Stutter Ms. Anastasia Sares Anastasia Sares 9/2/2020 View Survey
(external)
Attention and Stuttering: Differentiating Linguistic and Working Memory Differences in People Who Stutter Mr. Seth Tichenor & Dr. J Scott Yaruss Seth Tichenor 8/1/2020 View Abstract
(PDF)
Immediate serial recall in adults who do and do not stutter Xiaofan Lei &
Dr. Jayanthi Sasisekaran
Xiaofan Lei 7/19/2020 View Abstract
(PDF)
Executive Functions, Experiences, and Perceptions of Persons Who Stutter Dr. Jane Roitsch Dr. Jane Roitsch 7/1/2020 View Survey
(closed)
A Mixed Methods Investigation into the Factors Contributing to Client Attrition in Speech Therapy for Stuttering Ms. Monica L. Johnson & Dr. John Tetnowski Ms. Monica L. Johnson 5/6/2020 View Abstract
(PDF)
View Survey
(external)
Self-compassion, Self-help, and Quality of Life in Adults Who Stutter Ms. Robyn Croft & Dr. Courtney Byrd Ms. Robyn Croft 4/16/2020 View Survey
(external)
Stuttering Identity’s Contribution to Well-Being Among Adults who Stutter Dr. Christopher Constantino Dr. Christopher Constantino 4/10/2020 View Abstract
(PDF)
Characteristics of People Who Stutter Seth Tichenor and
Dr. Scott Yaruss
Seth Tichenor (exempt) View Survey
(PDF)
Stigma and the Hispanic Stuttering Experience: A Qualitative Study Leslee Dean and
Dr. Angela Medina
Leslee Dean 6/24/2020 View Abstract
(external)
Students who stutter: Oral presentation experiences in the college classroom Danielle Werle &
Dr. Courtney Byrd
Danielle Werle 4/16/2020 View Survey
(external)
Understanding Individual Differences in Wellbeing Among Adults who Stutter Hope Gerlach &
Patricia Zebrowski
Hope Gerlach 3/20/2020 View Survey
(external)
Experiences of workplace discrimination in people who stutter Hayley Hawkins and Dr. Laura Plexico Hayley Hawkins 1/27/2020 View Survey
(external)
Prosodic influences on speech motor control in adults who do and do not stutter Hailey Kopera Hailey Kopera 12/17/2019 View Abstract
(PDF)
Adults who Stutter and their Motivation to Attend Support Groups Dr. Angela Medina Angela Medina 10/30/2019 View Abstract
(PDF)
Survey of the Speaker’s Experience of Stuttering Seth Tichenor and
Dr. Scott Yaruss
Seth Tichenor (exempt) View Survey
(PDF)

Approved Research Project Archive

 

If you have any questions about whether a specific project has been reviewed by the NSARC, please contact the NSARC Chair Kathy Scaler-Scott, Ph.D., SLP (scalerscott3@gmail.com) or our National Office.