American Institute for Stuttering :: Welcome! dmitriy 2017-03-07T20:20:55+00:00
AIS offers a whole-person approach to the treatment of stuttering. Services are available in New York City, Atlanta, and Online.
Being called on in class. Walking into a job interview. Introducing yourself at a party. If you’re someone who stutters, situations like these can set off your internal panic button. And as time goes on, you may find yourself holding back in more and more areas of your life. Keeping yourself on the sidelines. Silencing your voice. Believing that you are somehow less of a person because you stutter.
At the American Institute for Stuttering, we’ve made it our mission to break this cycle. You’ll learn to minimize the struggle of your stuttering and speak with greater ease. Most importantly, you’ll discover that stuttering doesn’t have to hold you back in any way. We will help you speak freely. And live fearlessly.
10:30AM - 4:30PMThis one-day workshop is for past and present AIS clients ages 13 to 17 who wish to improve effective communication and public speaking skills. We will work on [...]
10:30AM – 4:30PM
This one-day workshop is for past and present AIS clients ages 13 to 17 who wish to improve effective communication and public speaking skills. We will work on reducing your individual speaking fears and building skills to speak more confidently and stutter more easily. There will be opportunities to practice in real-world contexts including speaking on the phone and outside in stores, as well as making oral presentations. After our final “scavenger hunt,” you will leave with a support network of friends who stutter and a plan for continuing your journey toward communicating more fearlessly.
What do people want to know when they reach out to us?
The first question people usually ask is “Does it work?”. In one study, AIS clients showed an average of 50-60% reduction in stuttering. They also reported greatly improved communicative confidence and overall quality of life. See more results…
Clients regularly tell us that coming to AIS was life-changing. Why do our clients feel freer and more confident? Can AIS change your life? Instead of hearing it from us, see stories from our clients firsthand. Read more…
If you think you can’t afford treatment at AIS, think again. Thanks to the generosity of private and corporate donors, we offer scholarships to help fund treatment. We know how stuttering therapy can impact someone’s life and our primary mission is to make quality therapy universally affordable. Learn more about our financial assistance program. Read more…
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