Are adults who stammer too sensitive?
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Lickley, R., Russell, M. & Corley, M. (2002) Are adults who stammer too sensitive? Speaking Out: British Stammering Association's magazine.
New research is suggesting that one of the reasons people stammer is that they're overly concerned about speaking fluently - they try too hard to monitor their speech for minor errors and are too strict about what is acceptable.