Chapter 29. Articulatory Phonology and Speech Impairment

  1. Martin J. Ball Head Past President3,
  2. Dr. Michael R. Perkins Professor founder member Vice-President4,
  3. Dr. Nicole Müller3 and
  4. Sara Howard Senior Lecturer speech-language therapist pathologist President4
  1. Pascal H. H. M. van Lieshout PhD Chair Associate Professor Director1 and
  2. Louis M. Goldstein PhD Professor Senior Scientist2

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444301007.ch29

The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics

The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics

How to Cite

van Lieshout, P. H. H. M. and Goldstein, L. M. (2008) Articulatory Phonology and Speech Impairment, in The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics (eds M. J. Ball, M. R. Perkins, N. Müller and S. Howard), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444301007.ch29

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Louisiana, Lafayette, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Human Communication Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Toronto, Canada

  2. 2

    Haskins Laboratories, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135221

Online ISBN: 9781444301007



  • articulatory phonology and speech impairment;
  • articulatory phonology - gestural overlap and speech errors;
  • articulatory phonology - speech impairments;
  • people who stutter (PWS);
  • intergestural coupling and coordination;
  • articulatory phonology - future developments


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Articulatory Phonology: Origin and Basic Definitions

  • Articulatory Phonology: Gestural Overlap and Speech Errors

  • Articulatory Phonology: Speech Impairments

  • Articulatory Phonology: Future Developments

  • References