A serious matter like how to talk to a person who stutters has never been presented in a funnier way. Watch the video of stand-up comedian Nina G for the #ISAD2015 online conference.
Leonoor Oonk, Bert Bast, Joeri van Ormondt and Mark Pertrijs explain the importance of Evidence-based Clinical Guidelines for Stuttering in their #ISAD2015 paper. http://isad.isastutter.org/isad-2015/papers-presented-by-2015/research-therapy-and-support/evidence-based-clinical-guidelines-for-stuttering/
Alan Badminton walked the walk and talked the talk. Read his paper for the International #Stuttering Awareness Day online conference #ISAD2015
There are people who #stutter in all walks of life, in all countries and cultures, of all ages, in all kinds of employment and social functions. And even amongst the world's most famous. :-) Watch Meanne Mijares' interesting slide show. #ISAD2015
Living with a #stutter is not always easy because of the reaction towards stuttering, your own as well as other's. Coping strategies might be a useful complement to speech therapy. Michael Sugarman's paper for the #ISAD2015 online conference gives us an insight in coping excercises.
Oli Cheadie, both person who stutters and Speech-Language Pathologist, explains #covert #stuttering in this educational video for the #ISAD2015
Justin Huang, a young man who #stutters, writes the link between #stuttering and confidence at the international stuttering awareness day online conference. #ISAD2015. Read his personal story at http://isad.isastutter.org/isad-2015/papers-presented-by-2015/stories-and-experiences-with-stuttering-by-pws/how-i-overcame-my-stuttering-and-why-thats-made-all-the-difference/
Ana Paula G. Mumy tells us about Camp Shout Out, for people who #stutter as well as clinicians "to learn, teach, and empower each other", causing an avalanche of transformation. #ISAD2015
Talking about #stuttering helps gain understanding, which is why the International Stuttering Awareness Day online conference was set up. Clinicians can be very helpful in the process. Heather Grossman and Carl Herder give exampel on how at this year's #ISAD2015.
#Stuttering not always has an early onset. Dr Claudia Bryant got a tumor at the age of 43 which caused her stutter. Read her story for the #ISAD15 at http://isad.isastutter.org/isad-2015/papers-presented-by-2015/stories-and-experiences-with-stuttering-by-pws/gaining-a-stutter-finding-my-voice/
Learn more about the ACT #stuttering therapy through a case study from Katie Gore's paper for this year's #ISAD2015 online conference.
Is control the solutions, or the problem? Read Hazel Percy's thought provoking theories and give her your thoughts. #ISAD2015
Gillian Rudd and Grant Meredith write, under the Research, Therapy and Support section, about challenges that the Speech and Language profession faces when attempting to promote its evidence-based practises and research to a diverse global audience. #ISAD2015
Are people who #stutter worthy of love, allowed to love and be loved? Read Annie Bradberry's paper for the International #Stuttering Awareness Day online conference. #ISAD2015
Tessa Byrd, Beth Baxley and David Shapiro share a case study of Psychogenic Acquired Stuttering for the International #Stuttering Awareness Day online conference. #ISAD2015
What is it like to be a Speech Language Pathologist who stutters? Read Dr David Shapiro's paper for the International #Stuttering Awareness Day online conference. #ISAD2015
What activities have you planned around the International Stuttering Awareness Day 22 October #ISAD2015 ?
Watch and listen to the heartly welcome by the ISA chair Keith Boss, opening the #ISAD2015 online conference at
And we're live!!! The International Stuttering Awareness Day Online Conference begins at isad.isastutter.org! The conference runs from October 1 and finishes on International Stuttering Awareness Day on October 22. Read and watch, ask and reply to what PWS, relatives and SLPs from all over the worlde have to say! We have comedy, cartoons, video, poetry, research and experts (SLPs and Mental Health professionals), so come and join us for this once a year event! #ISAD2015
Only three days until the International Stuttering Awareness Day Online Conference begins at isad.isastutter.org! The conference runs from October 1 and finishes on International Stuttering Awareness Day on October 22. We've had so many submissions this year, come and see what PWS and SLPs have to say! We have comedy, cartoons, video, poetry, research and experts (SLPs and Mental Health professionals), so come and join us for this once a year event!
Four days left untill the ISAD online conference opens up with loads of interesting papers with personal stories, therapies, scientific papers, videos, poems, you name it. Can't wait!
We've received so many papers for the ISAD online conference! We can't wait to put them online three weeks from now. Stay tuned.
From the NSA and The Mighty, probably an eyeopener for the regular speaking crowd!
Follow the link for the latest issue of the eNewsflash! Most importantly, International Stuttering Awareness Day Online Conference is coming soon! Submissions close August 31st but we are still interested in your stories, please share them with us and with the world! We are looking for a story, poetry, drawings, video and other ways of communicating your story.
Also in this edition, more news about the World Congress coming up next year, hope to see you in Atlanta!