Latest National Stuttering Awareness Week Stories

2014-01-27 12:23:56

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 23rd consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announces it will recognize journalists for excellence in reporting that furthers the understanding of this complex disorder. "We are happy to announce these awards to further public awareness of stuttering," said Jane Fraser, president of the nonprofit foundation. "Media coverage has grown substantially in volume and sensitivity in recent years. We want...

2012-05-08 23:02:39

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), http://www.asha.org, and the Stuttering Foundation, http://www.StutteringHelp.org, are working together during National Stuttering Awareness Week (May 7—13) to raise awareness with parents and other caregivers about the warning signs of stuttering and the need for early intervention for a child who stutters. Rockville, MD and Memphis, TN (PRWEB) May 07, 2012 Often, children stutter when learning to talk, typically between 2 and...

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