of event started at 11AM in the conference hall. Mr.Sikandar Alam, a student of
Aligarh Muslim University and a member of The Indian Stammering Association
(TISA) co-ordinated this program. Members of Delhi chapter of TISA attended
this event to share the philosophy of TISA and how TISA offers to help people
who stammer by organizing self help group (SHG) meets where various ways of
managing stammering are discussed.
around 40 people comprising 9 members of Delhi SHG (self help
group), 4 volunteers from AMU (managed all arrangements) and 25 people
from AMU and nearby places. Among the participants, there were 3 children who
came with their guardians to get benefited from this event.
teachings, Mr.Sikandar alam (Event coordinator and a student at AMU) start the
proceedings with a fine speech throwing light on the history and motto of The
Indian Stammering Association.
date) for origin of stammering in childhood and how it can shape up as a major
communication hurdle by adulthood.
of acceptance and positive attitude in getting out of stammering and becoming a
self help group of stammerers can bring out wonderful results for all the
member stammerers in long run.
worldwide to manage stammering.
participation of all the participants.
and a lot of questions were raised by them.Delhi SHG members answered to these
queries to the best of their present day knowledge.
in USA, organized by National Stuttering Association(NSA, USA). He shared his
experience and it was concluded that SHG concept is given prime importance in
USA as well to manage stammering.
on the stage and gave a small talk over the microphone infront of the whole
audience. Every one share his experiences and their eagerness to join the
Aligarh SHG meetings to be organized every weekend. Mr.Sikandar alam was
designated as the co-ordinator for Aligarh chapter of The Indian Stammering
Association and SHG meetings in AMU will be co-ordinated by him.
acknowledged the success of the event.Delhi SHG members assured the continuous
support to make AMU SHG meets successful. The event was concluded at 3 PM.