The Americans with Disabilities Act: How it relates to stuttering

By | 2017-02-19T06:27:08+00:00 December 9th, 2009|Headlines, News in Stuttering|

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 [...]

Renowned writer and AIS honoree Dominick Dunne (1925-2009)

By | 2017-02-19T06:27:10+00:00 August 27th, 2009|News in Stuttering|

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 [...]