An AIS client who is an attorney kindly sent us the following text to explain the Americans with Disabilities Act and how it pertains to people who stutter. What is the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)? The ADA applies to private employers with 15 or more employees, state and local governments, employment agencies, and labor [...]
The American Institute for Stuttering would like to recognize renowned author and journalist Dominick Dunne, who died yesterday of cancer at the age of 83. Through AIS friend and supporter Tina Brown, we discovered that Dominick had overcome the effects of stuttering to achieve his great feats in the arenas of film, literature, journalism, and [...]
To mark the start of the National Stuttering Association Annual Conference, current AIS intern John talks about the NSA conferences that he's attended.