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7 Oct 2016

International Stuttering Awareness Day: Online Conference

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:49+00:00 October 7th, 2016|AIS News, AIS Staff, Stuttering Awareness|0 Comments

International Stuttering Awareness Day (ISAD) falls on October 22nd every year, and in honor of this day, the International Stuttering Association (ISA) is holding its annual online conference this month! The 2016 ISAD Online Conference is now live on the ISA website until October 22nd. Although here at AIS we tend to treat every day [...]

10 Aug 2016

Good Luck in Atlanta!

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:50+00:00 August 10th, 2016|AIS Staff, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

For those of you that don't know, Carl Herder is soon headed to Atlanta to establish an AIS office there. We'll make a formal announcement with more details on the new office very soon. We are planning a farewell gathering for Carl here next Tuesday, August 16, at 6:30pm. Please join us here at AIS for a casual [...]

21 Jul 2016

Meet our new therapist, Noura!

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:50+00:00 July 21st, 2016|AIS News, AIS Staff, Announcements|1 Comment

Please help us welcome our newest addition to the AIS family, Noura Embabi, M.A., CCC-SLP! Get to know her a little bit better below, and to stay connected, follow her on Twitter @Noura_AIS and connect with her on Facebook. We're very lucky to have you Noura! Noura Embabi, M.A., CCC-SLP Passionate about the right to self-expression, [...]

30 Apr 2015

AIS Speech Therapist Kristel Kubart on StutterTalk Podcast

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:51+00:00 April 30th, 2015|AIS Staff, Featured, People Who Stutter, Stuttering & Relationships, Voluntary Stuttering|0 Comments

Kristel Kubart, one of our talented speech-language pathologists, was recently interviewed for the StutterTalk Podcast. Kristel, who is recently married, talked with StutterTalk host, Peter Reitzes, about stuttering and how it relates to marriage and many other issues. Kristel is a person who stutters herself, and like Sara MacIntyre's episode, Kristel and Peter also talked [...]

20 Feb 2015

AIS Speech Therapist Sara MacIntyre on StutterTalk Podcast

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:51+00:00 February 20th, 2015|AIS News, AIS Staff, News in Stuttering, People Who Stutter, Therapy for Stuttering|0 Comments

Our very own Sara MacIntyre is on today's StutterTalk Podcast. As many of you know, Sara is a person who stutters herself. She and Peter Reitzes discuss what she wishes her speech-language pathologist (SLP) had known about stuttering. Such a powerful episode. Sara and Peter also talk about the downsides of "passing as fluent," the [...]

1 Oct 2014

ISAD 2014 International Stuttering Awareness Day Online Conference

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:54+00:00 October 1st, 2014|AIS Staff, News in Stuttering, Stuttering Awareness|0 Comments

Today starts the ISAD 2014 International Stuttering Awareness Day Online Conference. The conference happens every year from October 1st to the 22nd. There are so many wonderful submissions this year. We hope you'll check it out and leave a few comments. This conference is meant to start discussions! Speech language pathologists from AIS, Dr. Heather [...]

2 Jan 2013

Happy New Year from AIS

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:58+00:00 January 2nd, 2013|AIS Staff, Featured|0 Comments

From all of us at the American Institute for Stuttering, we hope  you and your loved ones have had a happy and fulfilling holiday season. We would like to thank all of our supporters for the opportunity to help people who stutter; AIS is a special place and we are fortunate to work with so [...]

2 Nov 2012

Hurricane Sandy: AIS staff is safe and sound

By | 2017-02-19T06:26:59+00:00 November 2nd, 2012|AIS Staff, Announcements|2 Comments

This past Monday, Hurricane Sandy made landfall in southern New Jersey, and left a path of destruction in the northeast. The staff here at the American Institute for Stuttering are all safe and sound, but due to the immense impact on New York City transit system, we're all stuck at home. Some of us have power, [...]