Some Stutter, Luh!

by The Communication Collaborative

Join host, Greg O'Grady, and his guests for a weekly dose of speech, language and what it's like to live with a communication impairment. Some Stutter, Luh! is Newfoundland and Labrador's first podcast about living with communication differences. We speak directly to people living with speech and language challenges, and others such as speech language pathologists, researchers, educators and family members. We use inclusive language and themes to help rebuild confidence and hope by dismantling myths, stigma, stereotypes and barriers.

2 May 2021

Interview with Lisa Wilder
S01E08

Notes

On today’s episode we chat with Lisa Wilder!

Lisa is a writer, graphic designer and artist living in Toronto with. She grew up in Ottawa and attended school in Vancouver. She is a volunteer with the Canadian Stuttering Association and has also shared her graphic design talents with the NLSA! Throughout the episode, Lisa and Greg discuss their mutual experiences with the CSA. Lisa also talks about her experiences as a person who stutters, touching on the topics of treatment of stuttering by SLPs, the need for stuttering awareness, and the emotional component and anxiety that accompanies stuttering. Lisa shares advice for PWS, specifically when dealing with anxiety, and also speaks about what sort of supports she would like to see implemented for PWS in the future.

Music: Luca Dinu. Production Team: Dr. Paul De Decker, Greg O’Grady, Katelyn Mayo, Luca Dinu

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