In this episode of the Speech and Language Kids Podcast, I give an overview of stuttering.  And in the quick tip, I tell you about a website you can take your kids to that has kid-friendly info about stuttering.

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In this episode, I will present stuttering information about:

  • What is stuttering?  Learn the common definition.
  • What causes stuttering?  Find out what four factors are thought of as causes.
  • Is some stuttering normal?  When is it ok for children to do this?
  • When should I worry?  What are the some of the red flags that this isn’t typical?
  • When should I seek help?  Find out what action to take if you are worried.
  • What can I do at home in the meantime?  Learn great tips for easing the pressure at home.

In this episode I also give a news update about my latest project, a step-by-step e-book coming out sometime in the next several months.  Find out more about the e-book, what will be included and how you can pre-order on this episode!

Links and Resources shared in this episode:

  • Stuttering Foundation: Tons of resources for parents and specialists but I love the kids’ page on this website: www.SpeechAndLanguageKids.com/stuttering-foundation  You can search the website based on if you’re a parent of a preschooler, a parent of a school-aged child, a child, or a professional.  It’s a great website!
  • Sign up for my weekly email newsletter to get updates about the upcoming e-book as well as free speech and language games and activities delivered directly to your inbox every week: www.SpeechAndLanguageKids.com/Sign-up

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