Proud Mom of a Child Who Stutters

Dear Lee, Words cannot express what this weekend did for Frank and I. AMAZING doesn’t do it justice. Frank had an amazing time and cannot wait to see his friends again. Dmitry, Alex, Nick, and Ryan was all he spoke about. I have learned so much about Frank this one...

Is Stuttering Worth Changing

Notes from the Fish Bowl Why stuttering may be worth changing: Can show other who stutter how to change yourself. It is part of you , embrace and work worth it. Stuttering makes you scared Helps get you point across and easier to communicate Change is a wonderful...

Stuttering Secrets

Trying new things (stuttering related) is better with others When I don’t get stuck that much it makes me feel glad Never let stuttering hold you back. You can accomplish anything in your life if you put your mind to it When I get stuck, other people think there is...

Quotes from Friends Convention 2012

See What FRIENDS kids have to say… I wish you would listen to me I wish you would “get” me I will always remember Friends no matter how old I get I learned that stutterers have lots of support, no matter what I’ve learned that its O. K. to stutter I learned to...

My Reaction to the Friends 2012 Convention

Growing up I didn’t go to anything remotely similar to a Friends Convention. Despite a family history of stuttering, my family wasn’t interested learning a great deal about the disorder. My dad received a couple months of therapy as a young adult. I received therapy...