Usually it is advisable for you to talk with the child privately. Explain to him that when talking--just like when learning other skills--we sometimes make mistakes. We bobble sou...
Myth: People who stutter are not smart. Reality: There is no link whatsoever between stuttering and intelligence. Myth: Nervousness causes stuttering. Reality: Nervousness d...
Certain risk factors place children at higher risk for developing stuttering. If your child has any of these risk factors and is showing some or all of the warning signs, you shou...
1. Speak with your child in an unhurried way, pausing frequently. Wait a few seconds after your child finishes speaking before you begin to speak. Your own slow, relaxed speech wi...
I did the things I had to do to get by.  I used food stamps so that I could afford to feed my family even though I was divorced.   I was hired by a department store, Nordstrom, to...
When I was twenty, I still stuttered, I had low self-confidence, and my parents were getting divorced.   I had a talk with God and decided to confront my fears and take an act...