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 1

  • S01 E16 - Gareth Walkom brings virtual reality to the stuttering community!

    S01 E16 - Gareth Walkom brings virtual reality to the stuttering community!

    Founder of "with VR", Gareth Walkom, discusses the benefits and practical use of virtual reality in speech therapy and at home. Don't miss hearing his story of motivation for the technology and how it can serve both PWS and SLPs...

    Jul 14 2021
    Jul 14 2021
    38:55
  • S01 E15 - SPECIAL EDITION: StutterFEST 2021 Episode

    S01 E15 - SPECIAL EDITION: StutterFEST 2021 Episode

    This episode was recorded during the inaugural StutterFEST on May 8, 2021!! StutterFEST was a 20-hour celebration of the worldwide stuttering community. Guests dropped in to chat with StutterStories hosts, Tricia & Jia. This epi...

    May 20 2021
    May 20 2021
    01:00:09
  • S01 E14 - Cody Packer: Movie Maker from New Zealand!

    S01 E14 - Cody Packer: Movie Maker from New Zealand!

    Talented, fun, authentic movie maker who is proud to be person who stuttersCody shared his journey from a shy boy with a stutter in New Zealand to an international movie maker in L.A. We talked about childhood, emotions, therapy, ...

    Mar 24 2021
    Mar 24 2021
    59:10
  • S01 E13 - Rich Stephens: "It's really really really okay to stutter."

    S01 E13 - Rich Stephens: "It's really really really okay to stutter."

    The military, comparing speech to trains, and SAY: Australia.Rich Stephens, the President of SAY:Australia, describes a journey that led him to starting the first international branch of the Stuttering Association for the Young in...

    Feb 22 2021
    Feb 22 2021
    50:43
  • S01 E12 - Eddie Brown: Helping People Find Their Voices

    S01 E12 - Eddie Brown: Helping People Find Their Voices

    Young, compassionate, and enthusiastic SLP who stutters.Eddie tells his stuttering journey and the great lessons he learned along the way. This is a story of challenges, courage, friendship, connection and giving back to the commu...

    Feb 15 2021
    Feb 15 2021
    44:37