Stuttering Resources

General Resources

Friends Who Stutter: Support organization for children and teens who stutter and their families
http://www.friendswhostutter.org

National Stuttering Association (NSA): Non-profit organization dedicated to bringing hope and empowerment to children and adults who stutter, their families, and professionals, through support, education, advocacy, and research

http://westutter.org

SAY: The Stuttering Association for the Young. A support organization for young people who stutter.

http://www.say.org

Stuttering Therapy Resources, Inc.: Resources that help speech language pathologists help people who stutter.

http://stutteringtherapyresources.com

StutterTalk: Podcasts done by people who stutter to share their experience with others.

http://stuttertalk.com

The Stuttering Foundation: A Non-Profit Organization providing free online resources, services and support to those who stutter and their families, as well as support for research into the causes of stuttering.

http://stutteringhelp.org

The Stuttering Homepage: A collection of resources on stuttering for people of all ages, including material both for people who stutter and professionals that work with them.

http://www.mnsu.edu/comdis/kuster/stutter.html

Local Support Groups

The following are Dallas area chapters of the National Stuttering Association (NSA)

Dallas: Adults – Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month from 7:00-8:30PM at the Callier Center for Communication Disorders – 1966 Inwood at Stemmons Freeway (I-35) near Parkland Hospital (follow signage for room number).  For more information contact Chapter Leader David Alpuche at DallasStutters@gmail.com or visit the Dallas Adult Chapter Website or Dallas Adult Chapter Facebook page.

Dallas “Chat n’ Chew”: This is a less formal gathering than our main Dallas NSA Chapter. We discuss a variety of topics, including stuttering while eating good food. For more information, including meeting dates and times, contact Chapter Leaders David Alpuche at DallasStutters@gmail.com.

Dallas/Richardson: Teens (ages 13-17) – Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00-8:30PM at UTD Callier Richardson (2nd floor – follow signage) – 2895 Facilities Way, Richardson, Texas, 75080. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Tricia Krauss-Lehrman (214-450-0269 / tklspeech@gmail.com), Clint Bounds (clintbounds@me.com), or Jaime Michise (jmichiseSLP@gmail.com / 586-945-7048) or visit the Dallas NSA Teen Chapter Website.

Dallas/Richardson: NSAKids (ages 7-12) – Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00PM at UTD Callier Richardson – 2895 Facilities Way, Richardson, Texas, 75080. For more information contact Chapter Leaders Molly Augustine (Molly.M.Augustine@gmail.com / 214-991-2059), Marla Nolan (NolanM@FriscoISD.org / 214-763-7132), or Nicole Burgoa (SLPNicoleB@gmail.com / 469-347-0933).