Cluttering: A Multifaceted Communication Disorder The article presents a multifaceted communication disorder, cluttering, as it is understood in Poland. According to the authors, cluttering is the result of disorganization in thinking processes and in planning of verbal utterances at the level of the internal speech. Semantic, phonological, and pragmatic disturbances can be found in people ... Article
Article  |   September 01, 2014
Cluttering: A Multifaceted Communication Disorder
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Jolanta Góral-Półrola
    Department of Speech Therapy, Kielce School of Economics, Tourism and Social Sciences, Kielce, Poland
  • Zbigniew Tarkowski
    Department of Speech Pathology and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
  • Financial Disclosure: Jolanta Góral-Półrola is a Lecturer at Kielce School of Economics, Tourism and Social Sciences. Zbigniew Tarkowski is a Professor at the Medical University of Lublin.
    Financial Disclosure: Jolanta Góral-Półrola is a Lecturer at Kielce School of Economics, Tourism and Social Sciences. Zbigniew Tarkowski is a Professor at the Medical University of Lublin.×
  • Nonfinancial Disclosure: Jolanta Góral-Półrola has previously published in the subject area. Zbigniew Tarkowski has previously published in the subject area.
    Nonfinancial Disclosure: Jolanta Góral-Półrola has previously published in the subject area. Zbigniew Tarkowski has previously published in the subject area.×
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Article   |   September 01, 2014
Cluttering: A Multifaceted Communication Disorder
SIG 17 Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders, September 2014, Vol. 4, 63-67. doi:10.1044/gics4.2.63
SIG 17 Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders, September 2014, Vol. 4, 63-67. doi:10.1044/gics4.2.63

The article presents a multifaceted communication disorder, cluttering, as it is understood in Poland. According to the authors, cluttering is the result of disorganization in thinking processes and in planning of verbal utterances at the level of the internal speech. Semantic, phonological, and pragmatic disturbances can be found in people with cluttering (PWC). Two cluttering subtypes are presented as well.

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