Jurjen tells you his view on why it is important to meet people who stutter.
While stuttering is a widely known condition, it is not always clear how to act when communicating with PWS. In this vlog, Leo from Finland shares thoughts and tips on this subject.
Written by Natalie The blasted job interview. For so many people this is daunting, however for people who stammer this process is crippling. The terror of being questioned and explaining why YOU deserve the opportunity to work for their company. I felt inspired to share my personal interviewing advice following a previous podcast, where I shared some […]
After talking about public speaking in vlog # 1, Juuso now explores one of the biggest mysteries of stuttering: where does it come from?
Written by Hanna When I was younger my stuttering made me silent. I only spoke when I felt I wouldn’t stutter. Despite switching out words and planning ahead what I was gonna say, I still got long blocks in my speech. The shame I felt in those moments was excruciating. The anxiety afterwards lasted for […]
During the Erasmus+ Exchange of 2019 Jurjen was interviewed about the youth camp, by De Stentor (a local Dutch newspaper). He also spoke about Stamily. This was our first appearance in the media! Click HERE to read the article. [In Dutch, but google translate can help you out!]
Written by Natalie Odd I know. But I understand why other PWS wouldn’t want to be defined by their stammer and wouldn’t hope that when others thought or spoke about them that one of the first things they say is “do you know they stammer?”. I used to think like this too, but I have learned […]
In the first installment of his weekly vlog series, Juuso Syngelmä talks about public speaking. Different aspects of it, like fears and insecurities, along with some practical tips and words of motivation.
Update 30/08/2019 Willemijn created this animation for the ISAD Online Conference. Update 27/10/2019
Safe spaces are gaining popularity in the world. The idea behind safe spaces is to gather a group of people with a common struggle (usually minorities) in a harassment-free environment, so they can share their experiences without constantly having to worry about how they will be perceived. Perhaps the most common safe spaces nowadays are […]