Frontiers for Young Minds


If you're looking to help keep curious minds occupied these days, this online scientific journal aimed at young people might be worth a visit. Recognized by the American Library Association as a Great Website for Kids, Frontiers for Young Minds is a robust collection of freely available science journals written by established scientists and involving kids themselves as "young reviewers."

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The Newfoundland and Labrador Stuttering Association featured in CBC Article

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In just two years, the Newfoundland and Labrador Stuttering Association (NLSA) has achieved national prominence as a valuable resource for people who stutter in eastern Canada. A recent CBC article features an interview with board member Allison O'Brien, who explains the purpose of the organization and the challenges stutterers face. Read the article here.

New Stuttering Superhero book free to download


It all started with a joke. My husband said with a laugh, “you know what you should name your next book? Melissa Stays Home.” I thought that wasn't a bad idea! As with most of my books, the story developed in my head when I took my dog for a walk — Something about it gets my creative ideas flowing.

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New French Documentary About People Who Stutter


In the past few years a number of excellent documentaries about stuttering have gained notice. The latest one is L’Êloquence du bégiament (The Eloquence of Stuttering), created in partnership with the Association Parole Bégaiement (the stuttering association in France). The filmmaker, Melissa Bronsart, recently spoke to Daniele Rossi on his Stuttering is Cool podcast.

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Announcing Nina G: CSA 2020 Conference Keynote Speaker


Welcome to the world of Nina G! Professional Speaker, Stand-up Comedian, Author, and person who stutters. Her infectious humour informs, entertains, and gives hope to those who stutter and insight to those who do not. “I stutter and you are just going to have to wait for all the brilliant things I have to say!”.

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Music and Language Habits of Individuals who Stutter


Researchers at McGill University are looking at the music and language habits of people who stutter, and asking for participants in an online survey. It includes questions about your stuttering, musical training, language use/proficiency, therapeutic and diagnostic history.

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