Stutter Stories

by Tricia Hedinger

The World Stuttering Network (WSN) brings forth a collection of stories shared by people who stutter (PWS) from around the world. With unforgettable challenges, inspirational narratives and life-changing moments, PWS pose as storytellers describing their real-life experiences with life and conversation. Our stories bring us together. Do you have a story to share? Contact WSN at worldstutteringnetwork@gmail.com. We are BETTE... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E11 - Dr. Yoshikazu Kikuchi: Dedicated to studying brain function in PWS

    S02 E11 - Dr. Yoshikazu Kikuchi: Dedicated to studying brain function in PWS

    Growing up in Japan, fathers & sons, talking to patients & his definition of stuttering success.Dr. Yoshikazu Kikuchi is a medical doctor from Japan who also has his PhD. Listen as he describes his story of childhood and inspirati...

    26:18
  • S02 E08 - SPECIAL EDITION: StutterFEST discussion on adult bullying

    S02 E08 - SPECIAL EDITION: StutterFEST discussion on adult bullying

    Verbal bullying and social exclusion in the adult world of stuttering.Listen in as a group of attendees from China, India, U.S. and other countries discuss the current state of bullying across the globe.

    44:07
  • S02 E07 - Patti Bohlman advocates for better mental health awareness in stuttering community

    S02 E07 - Patti Bohlman advocates for better mental health awareness in stuttering community

    Dysfunctional families, trauma, genetics & mental health.Whether or not your story sounds like hers, you will feel authentic connection as Patti shares a vulnerable piece of her life and advocates for more attention to mental heal...

    39:00
  • S02 E06 - All the Right Words with Ryan Cowley

    S02 E06 - All the Right Words with Ryan Cowley

    Willingness to learn, hockeyworld, question on top of question, giving grace and true intentions. Ryan Cowley, author of "All the Right Words," tells his unique story about life with a stutter and a career in journalism. He shar...

    45:43
  • S02 E05 - SPECIAL EDITION: Mini Meditations with Chel Hamilton

    S02 E05 - SPECIAL EDITION: Mini Meditations with Chel Hamilton

    Chel Hamilton is the host of the #1 meditation podcast called "Meditation Minis." She guides her listeners through a brief meditation for about 10 minutes with a different theme in each episode. After we chat, Chel will take us th...

    33:17