Press Release: Canadian Stuttering Association’s “Our Voice, Our Stories - Speak Your Own Adventure” Conference Arrives in Ottawa, November 3-5, 2023

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OTTAWA, ON – The Canadian Stuttering Association (CSA) is thrilled to announce the return of its highly anticipated annual conference, "Our Voices, Our Stories - Speak Your Own Adventure", which will take place at the prestigious Lord Elgin Hotel in Ottawa from November 3 to 5, 2023. This event promises to be a transformative experience for individuals who stutter, their families, and the speech therapy community.

Watch the promotional video: Meet the Canadian Stuttering Association (CSA) - YouTube

This year's conference will feature an exciting lineup of keynote speakers, interactive workshops, and panel discussions, all aimed at empowering those who stutter to find their unique voice and build supportive connections. Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  1. Hear Inspiring Keynotes: Renowned speakers from various fields will share their experiences and insights, including successful individuals who stutter, speech therapists, and advocates for stuttering awareness.
  2. Participate in Interactive Workshops: Attendees will engage in hands-on workshops designed to boost confidence, improve communication skills, and foster a sense of community.
  3. Join Supportive Discussions: Panel discussions will explore topics such as overcoming stigma, navigating the workplace, and the latest advancements in stuttering research.
  4. Network and Build Connections: Connect with peers, professionals, and organizations dedicated to supporting the stuttering community.

"Our annual conference is a place of empowerment, where individuals who stutter can share their stories, learn from experts, and build lasting connections. ‘Our Voices, Our Stories - Speak Your Own Adventure’ is more than just a conference; it's a celebration of the unique voices within our community," said Eeva Stierwalt, Chair of the Canadian Stuttering Association.

Media interested in covering this inspiring event are encouraged to contact the CSA Marketing and Communications Coordinator Berenice Mengo, MBA at for press credentials and interview requests.

The stuttering community, their families, Speech Language Pathologists, therapists, educators, as well as individuals supporting our cause, are encouraged to take advantage of the Early Bird Registration, available until October 3rd, 2023. Register here.

The Canadian Stuttering Association is dedicated to providing support, education, and advocacy for people who stutter and their families. The "Our Voices, Our Stories - Speak Your Own Adventure" conference is a unique opportunity for individuals to embrace their stutter, gain confidence, and forge connections that last a lifetime.

For more information about the conference, registration details, and the Canadian Stuttering Association, please visit

Media Contact:

Berenice Mengo, MBA
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Canadian Stuttering Association (CSA)
Phone: (450) 626-7281

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