stuttering therapy for adults

 

Stuttering Therapy for Teens and Adults

 

Intensive Program

The American Institute's intensive stuttering therapy program is 90 hours over a three-week period with various follow-up options.

 

AIS alumni: Former and current clients are eligible for refresher therapy options.

We know that stuttering affects every area of your life. Our innovative therapy approach addresses the physical manifestation of the disorder to increase your fluency, as well as the psychological side to increase your confidence and help you become a more effective communicator. Our unique therapy has changed the lives of countless clients from across the United States and over a dozen countries around the world.

We offer a variety of therapy courses to accommodate almost every schedule, including:

  1. Three-Week Intensive Program - group therapy in a complete three-week package
  2. *NEW: Teen Intensive Program - group therapy in a complete one-week package
  3. Individual Sessions - weekly one-on-one sessions with an AIS clinician. Skype sessions available for clients outside of NYC.
  4. Teen Group - weekly group therapy for teens who stutter

With the various options, you have convenient access to the highest quality of specialized speech therapy.

 

Three-week Intensive Program

The Intensive Program runs for three weeks, seven hours a day. People from across the US and over a dozen countries around the world have come to New York to attend an AIS intensive program.

For three weeks, you will learn from our experienced clinicians and bond with your fellow clients as you work on your stuttering together. Here is in-depth information about the Three-Week Intensive Program.

 

INTENSIVE PROGRAMS
Three weeks
Mon–Fri, 9:00am–4:00pm
2013
January 7–25
May 6–24
July 8–26
August 5–23
 

ONE-WEEK TEEN INTENSIVE PROGRAM

Meet other teens who stutter. Learn stuttering management strategies and gain confidence in your speaking abilities. Practice answering questions in class, telling jokes and asking people out on a date!
Meets June 25 - June 29, 10:00am - 4:00pm.

 

 

Individual Weekly Sessions

In weekly sessions, your AIS clinician will meet with you every week and customize your therapy plan to your needs. Availability is limited, but we will work with you to find the best time possible for your schedule.

 

 

Teen Group

A group therapy experience for teens ages 13-17. This is a chance to spend time with other teens who stutter in a fun and supportive environment. In these therapy sessions, teens will discuss the physical and emotional aspects of stuttering. They will also learn and practice physical strategies to manage moments of stuttering. Meets Thursday evenings from 5:00-6:00pm.

 

 

 

Behind the Therapy

You can read an in-depth description of our treatment process written by AIS Founder and former Executive Director Catherine Montgomery in the book Current Issues in Stuttering Research and Practice, Nan Bernstein Ratner & John Tetnowksi (Eds.), Lawrence Erlbaum, Mahwah, NJ, 2006. pp.159-204

The book is available on Amazon.

 

 

 

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Contact us to learn how the stuttering therapy at the American Institute for Stuttering can help you.

 

 

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27 W 20th St. Suite 1203
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Specialized Therapy

For Teens

One-Week Intensive Program
Our most comprehensive group therapy option. For new clients.

Individual Therapy
One-on-one weekly therapy with a specialized clinician. For new clients and former/current AIS clients.

Refresher Therapy
Former/current AIS clients have various group therapy options to refresh their skills, including evening courses and one-day refreshers.

Client Workshops
Group therapy workshops on specialized topics. For new clients and former/current AIS clients.

Teen Group
Weekly support group for teens 13–17.

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For Adults

3-Week Intensive Program
Our most comprehensive group therapy option. For new clients.

Evening Courses
Convenient group therapy courses in the evening. For new clients and former/current AIS clients.

Individual Therapy
One-on-one weekly therapy with a specialized clinician. For new clients and former/current AIS clients.

Refresher Therapy
Former/current AIS clients have various group therapy options to refresh their skills, including evening courses and one-day refreshers.

Client Workshops
Group therapy workshops on specialized topics. For new clients and former/current AIS clients.

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For Children

Individual Therapy
One-on-one weekly therapy with a specialized clinician. For new and former AIS clients.

Kids Group
Supportive and fun group therapy for children.

Preschoolers
What to do if your child starts stuttering.

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