Welcome to the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Stuttering Association!
We are a self-help support group made up of people who stutter, who help each other help ourselves deal with the problems of stuttering. Together we seek to:
- Understand, accept, and control our stuttering to the best of our ability;
- Increase our self-confidence and self-esteem, regardless of fluency;
- Improve communication skills;
- Learn to make speech an easier and more enjoyable experience.
We invite you to come to one of our meetings. Everyone is welcome, including family members, speech-language professionals or students, and anyone with a personal or professional interest in stuttering and in those who stutter. Attendance is free. If you stutter, you are not alone!
Picnic at Valley Forge Park
2015 Holiday Party
Cast of Alzheimer's: The Musical
Panel of People Who Stutter
Media Planning Session
News and Meeting Recaps
We covered a lot of topics on this meeting. There is a perception that stressful situations make us stutter. That is true for some people. However, many times is not that the situation is stressful but that is a new situation we haven't encountered before. This can be...read more
We talked about work situations in which people have not been nice towards our stuttering. Most times is more important to have a good group of people and a good environment at work than higher pay or benefits. Those relations have a lot of impact on our live and our...read more
Hi! We are back from our summer recess. I hope everyone is enjoying the summer. We had a very good meeting. One new person joined us and we had some very interesting conversations. We talked a lot about educating others about stuttering. It is not about telling them...read more