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People Who Stammer Find their Voices in Mumbai!
The McGuire India Programme successfully conducted its first post-pandemic course to empower people who stammer in Navi Mumbai, a suburb of Mumbai.
YouTube Live Broadcast 2023 for Stammer + Stutter Course Walkthrough
McGuire Programme UK YouTube Live Broadcast Stutter Course Walkthrough
Break the mold of out-of-control stuttering behaviors 1 step at a time.
Change takes considerable time and effort. Changing something like old stuttering behaviors takes considerable effort. You will need to put up with the discomfort, uncertainty, and hard work on a daily basis. Until such time that you have developed and grown into the person, you want to become.
The Bill Bottle Award 2022 winner announced.
The Bill Bottle Award was created in memory of Martin. You are probably thinking why call the award 'Bill Bottle'? Read on to find out.
Try something different – ‘Empathy instead of sympathy’: Support group helping people with a stutter find their voice.
We are coming together to solve one common issue, a stutter, and it’s the community connection, the understanding you get meeting up with other people who are going through exactly the same thing as you.
Stutter Challenge – 100+ Contacts with Strangers
McGuire Programme Ireland received a lovely email from a person who was approached by one of our members on Shop Street in Galway, Ireland.
Introducing yourself sounds simple right?! How I overcame my struggle to say my name.
I was challenged with a stutter, and there were days introducing myself and saying something as simple as my name was such a real-life struggle. And growing up with a stutter, I found it quite hard to communicate with people in general.
Actively doing something positive to overcome stuttering & making change our #1 priority.
WE CAN BE BETTER SPEAKERS EVEN WHEN WE STUTTER! Many of our members had a renewed energy and outlook in their everyday speaking challenges and can now face them with their heads held high and proud that they are working hard to overcome stuttering.
Stutterer was thankful for “No Coddling” 20 years ago and he could see a way to be free of stuttering.
Brendan Comport, one of the first students on The McGuire Program for People Who Stutter remembers when the penny dropped 20 years ago and he could see a way to be free of stuttering.
McGuire Programme UK Region Updates for October + November 2022
McGuire Programme UK Region Updates for October + November 2022 - All the best bits from an intensive course scaled down into one day, so you can get the best out of this opportunity to improve, help your speech and help others.
McGuire Programme Middlesbrough Support Group enables people with a stutter to have a voice.
Two of the support group’s members, Matthew Richardson and Abbie Thompson sat down with We Are Middlesbrough to explain how the programme has transformed their lives and hundreds of others from around the globe.
Lisa Nealan talks with Matt Bailey on BBC Radio Newcastle – Friday, Sep. 23, 2022
Listen to Lisa Nealan, course instructor from The McGuire Programme talk with Matt Bailey on BBC Radio Newcastle. Recorded live on Friday, Sep. 23, 2022. Lisa shared how she overcame her stammer.