On Friday, AIS Executive Director Chamonix Olsen Sikora joined Dr. Barry Guitar from the University of Vermont on the Leonard Lopate Show to discuss stuttering and the recent release of "The King's Speech." The movie, Starring Colin Firth as King George VI and Geoffrey Rush as Lionel Logue, has created an enormous amount of media attention. [...]
Last night at our weekly support/practice group, three people attended. As it was a smaller group, I decided to spend some time on something creative. They were asked to write a poem about stuttering. Here's what Kendra, Roisin and Nick wrote. Speak Teach Understand Treatment Talking Express Respect For me to stutter Is to make [...]
We are happy to present the video from our 3rd Annual Benefit Gala! This 8-minute video will give you a good feeling of what the night was like, including memorable portions of the speeches by Emily Blunt, Joe Moglia, and our clients. Enjoy it, and there is more to come!
Walking down famed Fifth Avenue, Roisin talks of her experiences moving to and living in New York City as a person who stutters.