About the presenter: Pamela Mertz is an active member of the stuttering community, including NSA and Friends. She is involved in Toastmasters, with membership in two clubs. Pam writes a blog called "Make Room For The Stuttering" and publishes the bi-monthly e-newsletter "Reaching Out" for Friends. She is a member of the Board of Directors for an agency that serves adults with disabilities, and is involved with a Story-Telling circle. Pam is the host of the newly launched podcast, "Women Who Stutter: Our Stories". In her spare time, Pam is a full-time high school career counselor. She lives in Albany, NY.
About the presenter: Christine Simpson has stuttered all her life and is now in her fifties. Christine has always worked in libraries, including as manager of a large busy library. She has recently taken early retirement and is enjoying having time to lead a self help group for PWS and a telephone group for women who stutter. She lives with her partner Allan in London UK.

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Stuttering Support - 3615 Miles Away

by Pamela Mertz and Christine Simpson
from New York, USA and England

From Pam

From Christine

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SUBMITTED: August 9, 2010
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