Department of Otorhinolaryngology

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Joseph G. Donaher, Ph.D., CCC/SLP

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
Coordinator, The Stuttering Program, The Center For Childhood Communication, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Academic and Research Program Director, Center for Childhood Communication, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (effective January 6, 2013)
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
The Center for Childhood Communication
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3405 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-7637
BA (Journalism)
Temple University, 1992.
MA (Speech-Language Pathology)
Temple University, 1997.
PhD (Communication Sciences & Disorders)
Temple University, 2008.
Post-Graduate Training
Clinical Fellowship, Speech-Language Pathology, Children’s Seashore House, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 1997-1998.
Advanced Clinical and Research Traineeship, The Michael Palin Centre for Stammering Children, London, England (July-August), 2007-2007.
Member, Leadership Development Program, American Speech, Language and Hearing Association , 2008-2008.
Certificate of Specialty Recognition in Fluency Disorders issued by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association, Specialty Board on Fluency Disorders, 2004.
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Selected Publications

Donaher, J.G.: ADHD and Stuttering: Making it Work. Case Studies in Fluency Disorders. On-line Conference Presentation, The American Speech-Language Hearing Association 2012.

Donaher, J.G.: ADHD characteristics in children who stutter. Journal of Fluency Disorders 2012 Notes: Accepted for publication.

Donaher, J.G.: Accounting for the Impact of Co-Existing ADHD on Children who Stutter. Keynote Address, 9th Oxford Dysfluency Conference., St. Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK. September 2011.

Donaher, J.G., Deery, C., Vogel, S.: The preschool stuttering screen for health care professionals. Perspectives on Fluency and Fluency Disorders 21: 59-62, May 2011.

Donaher, J.G., Yaruss, J.S. : Twitter-Party. Hosted by Parent’s Magazine and ASHA April 2011.

Donaher, J.G.: Review of the book, Stuttering: Foundations and Clinical Applications (2011) by E. Yairi and S.H. Seery, Pearson Education, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ. Journal of Fluency Disorders 36(1): 51-53, March 2011.

Donaher, J.G.: On its way to Oscar, Does 'King's Speech' speak to those who stutter?” Jewish Exponent February 2011.

Donaher, J.G.: Interview re: stuttering and the movie, "The King’s Speech". FOX News 29 February 2011.

Donaher, J.G.: “Persistent afliction, for king or commoner” Philadelphia Inquirer February 2011.

Tetnowski, J.A., Donaher, J.G., Scaler-Scott, K., Vanryckeghem, M: Stuttering and Concomitant Disorders. ASHA sponsored on-line conference. January 2011.

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