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Exclusive NYC Screening of “The Way We Talk” with Director Mike Turner at NYU

By |2017-02-19T06:26:50-05:00March 11th, 2016|Featured, Headlines, Upcoming Events|

Mark your calendars! The American Institute for Stuttering is partnering with the Stuttering Association for the Young and New York University's NSSLHA student organization to bring you an exclusive NYC preview of The Way We Talk with a Director's Q&A with Mike Turner. The movie screening is at NYU on Monday March 21st at 6:45pm. [...]

AIS getting a lot of press after a successful gala

By |2017-02-19T06:26:51-05:00June 9th, 2015|Benefit Gala, Featured, Headlines, News in Stuttering|

  Our 9th annual Freeing Voices Changing Lives benefit gala was a truly unforgettable event. But don't take our word for it! Check out what the press is saying about Ed Sheeran, Emily Blunt, and AIS. Editorials Entertainment Weekly wrote about Ed Sheeran's advice to embrace your quirks People Magazine questions the possibility that Ed [...]

AIS & Stuttering Featured on Katie Couric

By |2018-11-06T13:22:15-05:00May 30th, 2014|Featured, Headlines, News in Stuttering, People Who Stutter, Therapy for Stuttering|

Recently, Dr. Heather Grossman, Executive Director of the American Institute for Stuttering, appeared on Katie Couric for a segment on stuttering. Joining her were AIS client Joel Viera and past AIS Gala Honoree Byron Pitts (ABC News). After the episode aired, Stuttertalk published a podcast about the segment, and shared interesting opinions about the way [...]

FREE Upcoming events at AIS!

By |2017-02-19T06:26:55-05:00October 1st, 2013|Featured, Headlines, Upcoming Events|

If you received our Fall Newsletter or like our Faceboook Page, you know we've got lots of upcoming events here at AIS! Free Tuesday Night Groups in October Tuesday night practice/support groups will be free for the month of October. These groups meet every week on Tuesday from 6:30-8:00pm, and usually cost $20. So, stop [...]

Katherine Preston interviewed about ‘Out With It’ on NBC’s Today Show

By |2017-02-19T06:26:55-05:00July 11th, 2013|Headlines, News in Stuttering, People Who Stutter, Research|

This morning, we were excited to watch the Today Show, as Katherine Preston was interviewed by Jamie Gangel about her new book Out With It. For those of you familiar with the AIS Blog or the National Stuttering Association, there's a good chance you've heard of Katherine before. Katherine met with our founder, Catherine Montgomery, [...]

Our 2013 gala was an unprecedented success!

By |2017-02-19T06:26:56-05:00June 19th, 2013|Benefit Gala, Headlines|

On June 3, 2013, we held our 7th annual Freeing Voices, Changing Lives Benefit Gala. We've recently updated our events page with a summary of the gala, and we've also published more than 100 photos for you to view and download. Click on the image below to view and download your favorites. If you are [...]

International Stuttering Awareness Day Online Conference

By |2017-02-19T06:26:59-05:00October 8th, 2012|Headlines, News in Stuttering, Upcoming Events|

As you may know, International Stuttering Awareness Day (ISAD) is later this month, on October 22, 2012. ISAD began in 1998, and was spear-headed by Michael Sugarman, Oakland, California. ISAD recognizes the growing alliance between speech-language professionals and consumers, who are learning from each other and working together to share, give support, and educate one [...]

The 5th Annual Benefit Gala for the American Institute for Stuttering: Articles, Photos, Videos

By |2017-02-19T06:27:00-05:00June 10th, 2011|Benefit Gala, Headlines|

The 5th Annual Benefit Gala for the American Institute for Stuttering was held Tuesday night, and it was a marvelous evening that celebrated people who stutter and raised funds that will help change lives. We would like to thank a multitude of friends for making the event a smashing success, including honorees Arthur M. Blank [...]