Cluttering: Shared Experiences
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:
Defining cluttering and its symptomatology
Review of what we do know about the lived experiences of those who clutter
Shared experiences from individuals who clutter and their family members
Time for question and answer with all speakers
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.