Stuttering in Adolescence
Chelsea Alt, Teresa Mrnik
A Time of Change!
· Physical Changes
· Social Changes/Dating
· Transitions in school life
· Job Hunting
You are Not Alone!
o Offers links to discussion forums & E-publications to connect teens who stutter
o Seminar/Conference Information
o Newsletters just for teens
o Online support network just for teens who stutter
o Publications for purchase or online
o Message boards to stay in touch!
o Classroom presentation guide
o Annual Seminar information
Don’t Give Up!
· Establish your goals for speech
· Seek trusted SLP for therapy to reach goals
· Become your own speech therapist!
“Never, never, never, never give up.” –Winston Churchill