Wednesday Words

Anxiety I think about the role of “anxiety” in our lives as stutterers. It has a powerful way to describe our feelings or attitudes towards my stuttering. Most people tell you that they experience “anxiety” during the stuttering experience. What … Continue reading

337 total views, no views today

Friends

Stuttering Pride RESPECT.  DIGNITY.  RECOGNITION International Stuttering Awareness Day October 22, 2016 October 22 was designated International Stuttering Awareness Day (ISAD) in 1998.The day is intended to raise public awareness of the millions of people – one percent of the … Continue reading

364 total views, 1 views today

Wednesday Words

The word for this week is GROUNDING.    The following definition is taken from Seeking Safety: A Treatment for PTSD and Substance Abuse (L. Najavatis).  Grounding is a set of strategies to detach from emotional pain, (i.e. racing and thoughts, negative talk, … Continue reading

301 total views, no views today

Monday’s Modalities

Gina and Nina share their Monday Modalities from an article they created for the Huffington Post: “Everything We Needed To Know About Stuttering In College Came From Mafia Movies” http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/everything-we-needed-to-know-about-stuttering-in-college_us_579e8c84e4b004301c51733f Gina and Nina Monday, October 10, 2016 353 total views, no … Continue reading

353 total views, no views today