Why Stuttering Therapy Fails 2: Deliberate Practice

By |2021-07-12T21:14:00-06:00August 15th, 2016|Speech Therapy, Stuttering Blog Posts|

I recently read Anders Ericsson's book Peak, about how individuals develop skills and improve performance. Ericsson is a professor of psychology at Florida State University. He developed the concept of deliberate practice and has applied it to music, sports, medicine, and other fields. Ericsson is interested in physical skills, not intellectual knowledge. For example, he [...]