Giulia Natarelli

Ritratto di Giulia Natarelli
+39 049 8276034; +39 3298118331
N° 022, Via Venezia 8

Research interests

  • Information processing biases and emotions in preadolescents who stutter
  • Validation and standardization of self-report measures for people who stutter
  • Neurophysiologic basis of developmental stuttering
  • Cognitive basis of human development


Altered Modulation of Silent Period in Tongue Motor Cortex of Persistent Developmental Stuttering in Relation to Stuttering Severity. Busan P, Del Ben G, Bernardini S, Natarelli G, Bencich M, Monti F, Manganotti P, Battaglini PP. PLoS One. 2016 Oct 6;11(10):e0163959. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163959.


September 2015 – present: PhD Student in the Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialization,  University of Padua, Italy. Supervisor: Silvia Lanfranchi

January 2013 – January 2014: Professional Training at National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Institute of Cognitive Sciences and Technologies (ISTC), Padua, Italy

September 2010 – December 2012: Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology at University of Padua. Thesis: “Relationship between stuttering and anxiety disorders in adolescents: a preliminary study”

September 2006 – December 2009: Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology of Personality and Interpersonal Relationships at University of Padua. Thesis: “Ritalin in ADHD: remedy or poison? The risk of a quick fix to a complex problem”