Adult Regional Coordinator:
Tom Scharstein - (513) 265-5017/

Family Chapters Coordinator:

Stephanie Coppen -


Duluth: Meetings are held September – May on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6:00PM – 8:00PM. Meetings are held on the University of Minnesota-Duluth campus in the Chester Park building (enter on Clover – door faces Woodland). For more information, contact Chapter Leader Kay at, 218-349-0589 or Derrick 218-389-6765). The group will occasionally meet off campus for social events so it is a good idea to verify the location by contacting a leader or checking our Facebook page:

Minneapolis/St. Paul: Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church, 720 13th Ave. South, Minneapolis. Room numbers will be posted at the church each month. Because our meetings occasionally consist of a social event at restaurant, it is always best to contact one of the group leaders first. Group leaders are: Linda Hinderscheit 612-624-8590,; Erin Bodner phone – 612-234-2080; Joel Korte, Email for more information.

Moorhead: Bruce Hanson , 218-477-4641 Meetings: Third Thursday of every month from 6:30PM – 8:30PM on the Minnesota State University Moorhead Campus, 1104 7th Avenue S., Moorhead, MN 56563. Email or call for directions.

Rochester/Southeast MN: Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month from 6:30-8:30PM at the Rochester Public Library (Meeting Room ‘A’) – 101 2nd Street SE Rochester, MN 55904. Contact John Kingsley at for more information.

South-Central MN: Todd Marten 507-625-7543, or Preston Smith 507-931-1704, Meetings: One Thursday a month, dates vary – call or email for info. Mankato State University.

Twin Cities MN: TWST chapter for teens ages 13-19: Meets once a month through the school year at Dept. of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, 115 Shevlin Hall, 164 Pillsbury Dr. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455. We focus on the emotional, social and cognitive aspects of stuttering. The teen group typically meets on the last Sunday of the month from 1:00 – 2:30pm. We plan to alternate discussion-centered meetings with social outings in the community. Food is typically provided, thanks to a generous donor. For more information contact chapter leaders Erin BodnerJoel KorteLinda R. Hinderscheit  612-624-8590.

St. Cloud: St Cloud: Adults – Meetings will be held January 21, February 18, Mach 18, April 15 from 7:00PM – 9:00pm at St Cloud State University – Brown Hall Rm 119.  There is parking available in the front of the building.  For more information please contact Chapter Leader Sarah Smits-Bandstra at

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