Ann K. Furlong's scientific contributions

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... (Rvachew, et al. 2004;Rvachew, et al. 1999;Sommers, et al. 1961;Wolfe, et al. 2003). Livevoice "ear training" procedures, when provied in isolation from speech production therapy, are not effective however (Shelton, et al. 1978;Sommers, et al. 1961;Sommers, et al. 1962). ...
... Several studies have shown that parents are effective as adjuncts to or replacements for therapy provided by the speech-language pathologist (speech therapist). However, in these studies the parents received structured and closely monitored training in the application of the home program and the time requirement for parent administered intervention was not less than that required for the program provided by the speech-language pathologist alone (Eiserman, et al. 1992;Eiserman, et al. 1995;Sommers 1962;Sommers, et al. 1964). The benefits of mothers as intervention agents were not found to be in efficiency relative to therapy provided by the speech-language pathologist but rather in the opportunity to increase intensity and parent satisfaction. ...