10 Jul 2010
8 Jul 2010
Roisin McManus, Caryn Herring and Jamie Rocchio join Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson at the National Stuttering Association’s 2010 annual conference in Cleveland, Ohio. We discuss many stuttering topics including the suggestion that if they try hard enough, people who stutter can be fluent.
27 Jun 2010
Michael Sheehan from Sheehan Associates joins Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson to discuss his experiences stuttering and expertise in communications consulting. Mr. Sheehan has been training corporate CEOs, policy makers and political leaders including President Bill Clinton, for more than twenty-five years. Mr. Sheehan’s clients include Disney, Nike, the United States Postal Service and many others. Michael has served as the speech coach at every Democratic convention since 1988.
19 Jun 2010
Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson discuss Eric’s experience talking to his father about stuttering. We also discuss the importance of empathy. Peter talks about how unproductive and painful it was to hide his stuttering for many, many years.
6 Jun 2010
Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson talk about all things stuttering. Topics discussed include unanticipated stuttering, the fact that stuttering is often a sign of success and growth, the term “fluency,” and so much more. Peter and Eric present the StutterTalk Fluency Challenge, and trust us, it’s not what you may think!
Check out Peter’s article on this topic titled The Fluency Challenge (It’s Not What You May Think).
20 May 2010
Jamie Rocchio and her friend Midge join Eric Jackson to discuss what our friends think about our stuttering, how they feel when we stutter and talk about stuttering, and what we can do to help them feel more comfortable when we stutter in public. We also talk about an email from Mary Anne about whether or not it’s necessary to advertise at work.
13 May 2010
Stuttering and the Americans with Disabilities Act with Aaron Hartman, Dr. John Tetnowski and Charles Weiner (200)
Aaron Hartman, Dr. John Tetnowski and attorney Charles Weiner join Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson to discuss Aaron’s stuttering and the case he brought against the National Board of Medical Examiners under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The information that you hear during this episode is not intended to be legal advice. For legal advice please consult with an attorney regarding your specific situation. Eric (left) and Peter are shown below celebrating StutterTalk’s 200th episode.
6 May 2010
Scroobius Pip, vocalist from the hip-hop/electronic duo dan le sac Vs Scroobius Pip, joins Peter Reitzes and Eric Jackson to discuss stuttering. Pip is asked to discuss his career as a popular artist who stutters and how stuttering has influenced and impacted his identity, poetry and music.
22 Apr 2010
In this “classic episode” from April 22, 2010, Caryn Herring and Joel Korte join Eric Jackson to discuss a text message sent by Joel. This episode was recorded about a year before Caryn and Joel became regular StutterTalk hosts with the B Team.
25 Feb 2010
Dr. Joe Klein, Ph.D., CCC-SLP joins Eric Jackson to discuss anxiety and stuttering. They also talk about the upcoming 35th Annual Weekend Workshop for People Who Stutter, which takes place at the College of St. Rose in Albany, NY on March 19-21.