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