[Beliefs and behavioural intentions towards pharmacotherapy for stuttering – A survey of adults who stutter]
This study aimed to assess beliefs regarding pharmacotherapy for adults who stutter. Necessity and concern beliefs were relatively balanced across sample. Medication beliefs predicted intentions to initiate pharmacotherapy. Reported likelihood of pursuing
pharmacotherapy and speech therapy was equal. Overall impact of stuttering predicted intentions to seek either therapy.
[stuttering, stammering, pharmacotherapy, medication, speech therapy, treatment]