Resources

Although there is no simple cure for stuttering at this time, people who stutter can learn to speak more easily, feel better about themselves and their speaking ability, and communicate more effectively.

Our community of people have proven that time and again.

Here are a few resources to help you get started.

  • General Information

    What is Stuttering? Stuttering is a communication disorder involving disruptions, or “disfluencies,” in a person’s speech. The word “stuttering” can be used to refer either to the specific speech disfluencies…

  • Local Chapters

    NSA Adult Chapters The National Stuttering Association’s motto: If You Stutter, You're Not Alone, is what our local support groups are all about! For many, NSA chapter meetings are the first…

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Now, more than ever, your support is critical! Over 3 million American adults stutter and 1 out of 30 children confront this challenge daily. The National Stuttering Association has made…

  • Advancing Research

    The National Stuttering Association (NSA), the world’s largest support association for individuals affected by stuttering is committed to advancing knowledge, understanding and treatment of stuttering through research. In 1998 the…

  • NSA Newsletter – Letting Go

    Letting Go, NSA’s newsletter, has been distributed to thousands within and outside of the NSA since 1979. Letting Go has created broad-based awareness of and support for those who stutter,…

  • Stuttering in the News

    Stuttering is complex, interesting, misunderstood, and newsworthy, which is why we see reports on the subject all the time. Television, newspapers, magazines, internet sites, and others report on stuttering, but…

  • Media Information

    Stuttering in Perspective Stuttering is widely misunderstood, with conflicting theories and unsubstantiated claims for treatment programs. The NSA is committed to educating the public about stuttering. We follow the latest…

  • Other Stuttering Sites/Organizations

    The NSA is the largest stuttering support group in the world; however, we are not the only organization dedicated to supporting people who stutter, their families, and the clinicians who…

  • Free Printables & Brochures

    Please feel free to print and share* these PDF files with family members, friends, classmates, co-workers, and professionals! PDF Printables (must have Adobe Acrobat to open) & Brochures Individualized Education…

  • Other Programs

    The National Stuttering Association is proud to be a part of a larger, worldwide network of stuttering organizations and specialists dedicated to providing education and support to people who stutter…

  • Upcoming Events

    Click here to learn more about what the NSA is doing in your community, our upcoming conferences, and more...