Tips for SLPS with clients who stutter

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Episode #172: Tips for SLPs! I ask a few of my friends who also stutter to share their tips for speech language pathologists. Topics include community involvement, giving stuttering a try, treating your clients as people,...
Community, podcasting and job hunting

Community, podcasting and job hunting

I was honoured to be interviewed on the fantastic (and highly recommended) podcast, NBN Radio, a.k.a. New Business Networking Radio. Hosted by my friend, Dave Delaney, the show offers insight into what it takes to be a job hunter or entrepreneur in the social media...

Stuttering advice for parents, siblings and teachers

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Episode #171: I chat with my friend Nate Rogers who is 12 years old and totally, completely, absolutely does not let any of his stuttering get in any of his way. This year, Nate gave a workshop answering questions about...

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...