“THE THING IS- I STUTTER” MEGAN WASHINGTON TEDX

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A number of parents at our clinic have watched the Tedx talk by Megan Washington. She is a well known Australian singer/song writer who gave the talk – “The things is I stutter”. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MegHiL93B0 Typically Megan doesn’t stutter when she sings, and loves singing for that reason – “it’s the only time that my words come out like I intend … Read More

TURNER’S STUTTERING RECOVERY

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I had fun watching the movie Parental Guidance with my kids over the holidays. Every member of the family found something that was funny. I was of course transfixed by poor Turner, the school aged kid who had a debilitating stutter. It’s really uplifting at the end when he “overcomes” his stutter when he follows his grandfather and starts sports … Read More

WE HAVE EVERY REASON TO HELP THESE KIDS…

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What group of school aged children will progress to adulthood and be: * 7 times more likely to have any form of anxiety disorder * 4 times more likely to have generalised anxiety disorder * 34 times more likely to have a diagnosis of social phobia * 3 times more likely to have a personality disorder? Answer: School aged stutterers … Read More