The Stuttering
Foundation

We provide free online resources, services and support to those who stutter and their families, as well as support for research into the causes of stuttering.

Stuttering Foundation’s 70th Anniversary

A look back at the Stuttering Foundation's past as we celebrate 70 years!

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Stuttering Foundation's 70th Anniversary

News and Blog

  • Breaking Down Five Misconceptions About Stuttering

    Despite the fact that stuttering affects more than three million Americans, many individuals still misunderstand this common speech disability. One of the Stuttering Foundation’s goals is to provide the best and most up-to-date information available to help dispel any myths that still exist.

  • Talking with the Child Who Stutters

    Year after year, one of the most frequently asked questions we receive, usually from parents of a child who stutters, is a simple one to answer. Do I need to do anything special when talking with a child who stutters?

  • Numbers

    It takes vulnerability to put yourself out there, especially when there’s a risk of being turned down. Open yourself up and take the chance; you never know what could happen.

  • Learning to #LiveFearless

    For as long as I can remember, I have coped with a “speech block,” a type of stuttering that momentarily causes unexpected breaks in my speech.

  • This Is Us and This Is Me

    For years, my stutter was the thing that caused a lot of self-doubt, negativity, and held me back. My stutter would cause me to talk negatively to and be mad at myself. Through years of self-growth and introspection, I no longer allow myself to talk ill about myself or be mad at myself because of my stutter.

Famous People Who Stutter

The list includes entertainers, athletes, writers, artists, and global leaders!

Continuing Education

The Stuttering Foundation offers continuing education courses for ASHA CEUs online. Developed and led by world renowned experts, these courses are offered at low cost to speech-language pathologists (SLPs) worldwide.