Stuttering is a speech disorder in which sounds, syllabus
and words are repeated. There are involuntary pauses and blocks within the
speech. Stuttering is categorized as a developmental disorder as well. It begins
in early childhood and sometimes continues into adulthood, stuttering causes
social and communication issues.
Ex. W-W-W-What are you doing?
As of right now doctors do not know what causes this. For
treatment there are behavioral programs readily available to improve oral
communication and stuttering therapy.
The psychology of Perception involves the interaction of our senses and our conscious mind. Perception is involved in every aspect of our lives as we make decisions and judgments based on what we experience. If you study diligently you will leave this course with a broad understanding of sensation and perception. From this general understanding you will be able to further investigate areas of interest by means of literature review and research on specific topics.