Anyone with an interest in stuttering is invited to attend a meeting of the National Stuttering Association. The free meeting is from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night at the Garden and Arts Center at 47th and University.
The mission of the National Stuttering Association is to bring dignity and empowerment to children and adults who stutter.
Judith P. Keller, M.S., CCC-SLP, assistant professor and clinical coordinator at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Allied Health Sciences' Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, will conduct the meeting.
Keller is the only board-recognized specialist in fluency disorders in West Texas. She teaches classes in fluency, clinical methods, observation lab and professional issues in addition to overseeing operation of the Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Clinic. She primarily works with people who have fluency disorders. Keller is the director of Camp Tech Talkers, a weeklong summer camp for children who stutter and is the coordinator for the Lubbock chapter of the National Stuttering Association.
Additional meetings will be held on October 14, November 11 and December 2. Again, there is no admission charge.
For more information, you can contact Keller at (806) 743-5660, extension 225 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.