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Public Relations:Josh Brown (802)656-3039
Specialty:clinical work in stuttering; normal speech and language production
Biography:Guitar teaches and supervises clinical work in stuttering and helps students learn elements of research. He studies normal speech as well as the nature of stuttering in children. He is a producer of books, articles, and videotapes about stuttering and is focused on normal speech and language production. Among Guitar's recent works are: "Stuttering: An integrated approach to its nature and treatment" (Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins, 1998, author); and, "The Clinical Scientist." (in N. Ratner & C. Healey, Stuttering Research and Treatment: Bridging the Gap, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 1998).