Show Summary Details
Page of

(p. 329) Speech Disorders 

(p. 329) Speech Disorders
Chapter:
(p. 329) Speech Disorders
Author(s):

Donald W. Winnicott

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780190271336.003.0062
Page of

date: 24 April 2018

Chapter 20 of Clinical Notes on Disorders of Childhood. In this chapter, Winnicott comments on the value of speech to the child and discusses cases of stuttering, incessant talking and deafness. Winnicott concludes that it is more healthy to recognize that stuttering is not properly understood and to promote a natural cure than to make interventions of active treatment.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Clinical Psychology requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.