At the 5th Annual AIS gala (2011), Charlotte is interviewed about her experiences in adult intensive therapy at the American Institute for Stuttering.
At the 5th Annual AIS gala (2011), AIS Boardmember Nolan Russo is interviewed about the therapy he received at the American Institute for Stuttering.
June 7, 2011 at Tribeca Rooftop, New York, NY. 5th Annual AIS gala. Honoring Arthur M. Blank and Colin Firth. Hosted by Emily Blunt. Gala Co-Chairs: Michael & Riki Sheehan and Joe Moglia.
AIS client Clare and her boyfriend Brett discuss stuttering and the role it has played in their relationship.
Vice-President Joe Biden recorded a video address for the American Institute for Stuttering’s 5th Annual Benefit Gala, held June 7, 2011 in New York City.
AIS clients from the January 2011 intensive program accept a challenge to announce their stuttering to hundreds of passersby in Harold Square, NYC. Not a required activity by any means, but this group was looking for increasingly challenging ways to step out of their comfort zone to decrease their fear of stuttering.
Featuring AIS Executive Director Chamonix Sikora and AIS client Derek Wood
AIS Executive Director Chamonix Sikora shares a few thoughts on the film ‘The King’s Speech’, which we saw at the NYC premiere on Monday, Nov. 8.
Honoring Clarence Page, Michael Sheehan, and Harvey Keitel. Hosted by Emily Blunt.
AIS client Alison talks about her experiences growing up with stuttering and the intensive stuttering therapy program that she just completed in July.
At the 2010 Freeing Voices, Changing Lives gala for the American Institute for Stuttering, communications strategist and honoree Michael Sheehan was introduced via video by a good friend of his, President Bill Clinton. The gala was June 7, 2010 at Tribeca Rooftop in New York City. Emily Blunt hosted the evening, and the honorees included journalist Clarence Page, actor Harvey Keitel, and Mr. Sheehan.
At last year’s Freeing Voices, Changing Lives gala, AIS client Jodriann talked about his progress after several months of therapy here.
At last year’s benefit gala for the American Institute for Stuttering, AIS client Kieran spoke about his struggles with stuttering and how taking an intensive program changed everything.
AIS client Derek faced his fears and 300 supportive listeners when he spoke at last year’s benefit gala for the American Institute for Stuttering.
TD Ameritrade chairman Joe Moglia delivers his speech after receiving the Freeing Voices, Changing Lives award from the American Institute for Stuttering at their 2009 Benefit Gala. The award is given to people who have achieved great professional success in spite of their stuttering. The award was presented by venerable actor Sam Waterston.
Renowned actress Emily Blunt delivers her speech after receiving the Freeing Voices, Changing Lives award from the American Institute for Stuttering at their 2009 Benefit Gala. The award is given to people who have achieved great professional success in spite of their stuttering. The award was presented by venerable actor Sam Waterston.
AIS alumnus Joe talks about stuttering as he went through school and why he attended an AIS intensive program.
Kristina talks about being the parent of a child who stutters and their experiences receiving therapy at the American Institute for Stuttering.
AIS client Sam and Chamonix talk about the power of visualization, a technique that Sam learned as part of his therapy here.
AIS client Craig talks about some of his fears and motivations going into an intensive stuttering therapy program here at the American Institute for Stuttering.
Dr. John Haskell, a speech-language pathologist and SpeechEasy representative, explains that the SpeechEasy altered auditory feedback device is not a cure for stuttering. It is best used in conjunction with speech therapy.
The first in a series that highlights nearby lunch spots that our clients can hit while taking a three-week intensive program here.
Chamonix explains the latest news in our field, the discovery of a genetic link to stuttering by researchers at National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.
AIS clinician Chamonix talks about some of the groundbreaking research on the brain and how it relates to stuttering.
A lighthearted video from the American Institute for Stuttering http://www.stutteringtreatment.org. As a public service, Eric shows how quickly the elevators reach the American Institute for Stuttering’s 12th floor office.
Rose is taking the January intensive program that is running right now. Here are Rose and Carl talking about the stuttering modification strategies that she learned during the first week of the program.
Adam, after his last session at AIS, talks about covert stuttering, his therapy here, and the role of stuttering in his job as a litigation attorney.