Finding Empowerment Through Spoken Word Poetry: A Workshop for People Who Stutter

Rodrigue Ndzana, Berenice Mengo

Saturday 10:45AM - 11:45AM EDT



Join Rodrigue and Berenice for an engaging and interactive workshop that explores the transformative power of spoken word poetry for individuals who stutter. This workshop is designed to provide a supportive and inclusive space where participants can enhance their confidence in public speaking, express themselves creatively, and improve their overall well-being. This is the perfect opportunity to Speak Your Own Adventure! Featuring a trained facilitator with experience in spoken word poetry, stuttering support, and therapeutic interventions, participants will engage in guided writing exercises to tap into their emotions, thoughts, and experiences. The workshop will explore tips and strategies to enhance public speaking skills and delivery of spoken word poetry and facilitate group discussions to reflect on the experience, exchange insights, and explore personal growth opportunities. On this creative journey, exploring the empowering world of spoken word poetry as a means to embrace self-expression, confidence, and well-being for people who stutter.

What to expect

  1. Discovering the benefits of spoken word poetry for individuals who stutter.
  2. Exploring techniques to build confidence in public speaking and overcome speaking challenges.
  3. Developing expressive communication skills through creative writing and spoken word performances in a safe environment
  4. Cultivating a sense of empowerment and self-acceptance through the art of spoken word poetry.
  5. Fostering a supportive and inclusive community where participants can share their experiences and learn from one another

Workshop Benefits:

  1. Increased confidence in public speaking and expressing oneself.
  2. Enhanced creativity and self-expression through spoken word poetry.
  3. Improved communication skills and fluency techniques.
  4. Strengthened self-acceptance and empowerment.
  5. Building connections and fostering a supportive community.

About the presenter

Rodrigue Ndzana is a renowned spoken word poet, songwriter, and author. He has established himself as an influential voice in the realm of expressive arts. With his extensive background in facilitating workshops for various associations, he will unveil the transformative impact it can have on our confidence, self-expression, and well-being.

Last updated: 2023-09-05