Joseph Donaher, PhD, CCC/SLP

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

    Selected Publications, Honors and Professional Activities

    Editorial and Academic Positions

    2013-present, Perspectives on Fluency and Fluency Disorders (Editor)
    2010-present, Scientific Review Committee. The Center for Childhood Communication (Chair)
    2010-2012, Perspectives on Fluency and Fluency Disorders (Associate Editor)

    Membership in Professional Societies

    2012-present, International Fluency Association, Research and Publications Committee (Chair)
    2012-present, ASHA, Special Interest Group 4 (Coordinating Committee)
    2005-2008, ASHA, Specialty Board on Fluency Disorders

    New Media

    Donaher, J.G. (2012). ADHD and Stuttering: Making it Work. Case Studies in Fluency Disorders (On-line Conference Presentation). ASHA.

    Donaher, J.G. (2011). ADHD & Children Who Stutter. (Videotape). The Stuttering Foundation of America: Memphis, TN.

    Original papers

    Donaher, J.G., Richels, C. (Dec, 2012). Traits of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in school-age children who stutter. Journal of Fluency Disorders; 37(4):242-52

    Donaher, J.G., Deery, C., Vogel, S. (May, 2011). The Preschool Stuttering Screen for Health Care Professionals. Perspectives on Fluency and Fluency Disorders; 21: 59-62

    Donaher, J.G., Healey, E.C., & Zobell, A. (November, 2009). The Effects of ADHD Medication Changes on a Child Who Stutters. Perspectives on Fluency and Fluency Disorders. 19: 95-98

    Posters and Presentations

    Donaher, J. G. (September, 2011). Accounting for the impact of co-existing ADHD on children who stutter. (Keynote Address). 9th Oxford Dysfluency Conference. St. Catherine’s College. Oxford, UK.

  • Education and Training

    Board Certification

    Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology (CCC-SLP)
    Certificate of Specialty Recognition in Fluency Disorders (BRS-FD)

    Graduate Degree

    PhD in Communication Sciences & Disorders - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
    MA in Speech-Language Pathology - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
    BA in Journalism - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Academic and Research Program Coordinator

    Adjunct, Assistant Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs