Review + Q&A: PARTS OF SPEECH by Tony Millett
“All stammerers have their private thesaurus of alternative words that avoid sounds most likely to trip and block their speech.” PARTS OF SPEECH, the new memoir from Tony Millett was released on Thursday, November 10th. This deeply personal and refreshingly candid book reflects on three generations who stammer in the Millett family. Tony is a …Read more
NEWS: Action for Stammering Children appoints Ria Bernard as Chief Executive
We are delighted to share with you today the appointment of Ria Bernard as the new Chief Executive of Action for Stammering Children (ASC). In appointing her from a strong field of applicants, the Trustees commented on the strength of her vision for the charity, and her clinical and public policy experience. Ria is a …Read more
REVIEW: ‘Wonder Boy’ at The Old Vic, Bristol – ★★★★★
Action for Stammering Children has recently appointed a new Communications and Projects Co-ordinator, Connor Tregunna. He recently organised a theatre trip to Bristol for our Youth Panel and here is his personal review of the production. For a long time, when I’ve told people I have a stammer, they often say “Oh, like in The King’s Speech?” …Read more
Help us set the questions for the future of stammering research!
Stammering charities, professional bodies, researchers, parents, teachers and young people who stammer have all come together to determine and define the most important research priorities. They have formed a steering group which have created this survey that will result in finding the most important questions to be answered by researchers, in the field of stammering. …Read more
Action for Stammering Children’s Chief Executive, Steven Gauge, has announced he will be stepping down in May, this year.
The Charity, Action for Stammering Children looks back at the work...Read more
Strengthening intervention trials for children and adolescents who stammer
An exciting new paper was...Read more
Georgie, 17, has created an emotional piano composition for ISAD 2021.
Georgie, 17, has composed...Read more