Stuttering is complex, interesting, often misunderstood, and newsworthy. We’ve highlighted here a few recent news stories about stuttering and the NSA, and included a few of our own pieces.

Stuttering as a Superpower

When I applied to college in Fall 2019, I had to find the “perfect” topic to write about for my Common App essay --- a topic that was unique and [...]

A Lifetime of Speech Therapy

Like many people who stutter, I’ve been to speech therapy before. Everyone has different goals going into speech therapy, whether it's lessening your stutter, controlling secondary actions while stuttering, or [...]

Stuttering and the Stage

Being a person who stutters, I never thought I could get up on a stage in front of over a hundred people. I never thought I could act or sing [...]

NSA Connects – SLPs Who Stutter

The National Stuttering Association hosted an NSA Connects session on March 25 for Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) who Stutter. The conversation was led by Tiffani Kittilstved, Hayden Lambert, Kristel Kubart, and [...]

Resilience at Work for People Who Stutter

On March 23, the National Stuttering Association (NSA) held a webinar on “Resilience at Work for People Who Stutter.” This workshop, led by Ariel Mahlmann and Carl Coffey, focused on [...]

Stuttering, COVID-19, and Zoom University

While COVID-19 cases have been on the decline and in-person activities are slowly reopening, it looks like one feature of the pandemic is here to stay: Zoom. The increased popularity [...]

Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Advertising?

I have never been the sort of person to advertise my stutter. Throughout high school, only my close friends were aware that I had a stutter, and even then I [...]

Virtuous Disfluency

Stuttering is having its moment right now. Never before have people been more aware of stuttering than today. U.S. President Joe Biden stutters. Baseball superstar George Springer stutters. British actress [...]

We Care About What You Have to Say

I consider myself lucky to have found the NSA when I was only ten years old. Up until that point, I had never met another stutterer or ever heard another stutter. [...]

The Importance of Connection

 Hi there. Nice to see you again. I recently had the honor of sitting down with Eli Taulman and his mom, Nicole, and learning more about their family journey with [...]