The authors describe the rapid development of speech-language pathology in Japan since the governmental licensing started in 1997 and summarize the current trends in assessing and treating stuttering for preschoolers, school-age children, adolescents, and adults. The authors discuss issues and challenges faced by speech-language pathologists in managing stuttering.
Chu, Shin Ying, Sakai, Naomi, and Mori, Koichi. (2014). An Overview of Managing Stuttering in Japan. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology. Doi:10.1011/2014_AJSLP-13-0085