Phonatory and Resonatory Problems

Functional Voice Disorders
  • R. W. Rieber


The human voice is one of the most obvious indicators of an individual’s reaction to himself and the world around him. Even in today’s space age, despite all the scienitific instrumentation for measuring the condition of the astronauts in our space program, the medical staff uses the quality of the astronaut’s voice as a primary source of information about his physical and emotional state.


Voice Quality Speech Pathology Vocal Quality Hearing Disorder Voice Therapy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. W. Rieber
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyJohn Jay College, CUNYNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.College of Physicians and SurgeonsColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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