Shame, self-consciousness, and locus of control in people who stutter.

@article{Ginsberg2000ShameSA,
  title={Shame, self-consciousness, and locus of control in people who stutter.},
  author={A P Ginsberg},
  journal={The Journal of genetic psychology},
  year={2000},
  volume={161 4},
  pages={389-99}
}
  • A P Ginsberg
  • Published 2000 in The Journal of genetic psychology
Stuttering is a multidimensional disorder, including psychological as well as physiological elements. This investigation of the value of 3 psychological constructs (shame, self-consciousness, and locus of control) in the prediction of 3 self-reported behavioral dimensions of stuttering (struggle, avoidance, and expectancy) revealed shame and self-consciousness to be significant psychological predictors of the selected dimensions of stuttering, whereas locus of control was found not to be… CONTINUE READING