Taking Fluency Off the Table (Ep. 565)

stuttering, StutterTalk

Sara MacIntyre M.A., CCC-SLP

Sara MacIntyre joins Peter Reitzes to discuss a holistic approach to stuttering treatment which includes how, when and why to take fluency off the table. Sara answers listener questions and discusses her experience that the more a person tries not to stutter the more likely he or she may be to stutter.

Sara MacIntyre, M.A., CCC-SLP is a person who stutters, a speech-language pathologist at the American Institute for Stuttering (AIS) in New York City and teaches at Long Island University in Brooklyn, New York University and Mercy College. Sara’s excellent chapter, Passing as Fluent, can be found in the StutterTalk book, Stuttering: Inspiring Stories and Professional Wisdom.