Stuttering and therapeutic clowning

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Episode #170: What does therapeutic clowning have to do with stuttering? No, I did not just create a new form of speech therapy. On this episode, I speak with therapeutic clown practitioner, Helen Donnelly, about what therapeutic...
The mutual benefits of mentoring

The mutual benefits of mentoring

Group photo with the little and not so little artists. Photo credit: Melanie Rogers I just came back from attending the National Stuttering Association (NSA) conference for the fifth year in a row. As usual, it didn’t disappoint. This year, it took place in...
Is stuttering cool? HECK YEAH!

Is stuttering cool? HECK YEAH!

Shot on location at the National Stuttering Association conference in Washington, DC last week, I ask a few friends their thoughts on the beneficial aspects of stuttering in the video edition of the Stuttering is Cool video podcast. Yes, beneficial. And my friends...
Stuttering is Cool Day

Stuttering is Cool Day

With this infographic, I’m declaring every Friday the 13th Stuttering is Cool Day. Or should I call it #stutteringiscoolday since there’s a hash tag associated with it While most people blame Friday the 13th for anything bad that happens to happen to them...

Stuttering and photo memes

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Episode #167: One day my Australian friend, Grant Meredith, started up a secret Facebook group solely for the creation and sharing of photo memes about stuttering. It went viral within 24 hours and lead us to discover many...

Don’t worry about never dating or getting married

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Episode #166: This episode is for those of you who may be worried that no one will date or marry you because of your stuttering. I ask eight couples if stuttering was ever an issue. Their responses may surprise you. In a...