Talk it out, sweat it out: How self-talk helped me conquer my fears

Hi Everyone, I am Ambika Sharma. I  live in New Delhi. I am pursuing Masters in Computer Applications and I stammer. Every person has a hobby. I too have one. I have been playing table tennis for a very long time. I started playing during my graduation and won two gold medals consecutively. But this […]

How a stammerer got a job?

Hello everyone, I’m Rajgauri Sadanand Vedpathak from Kolhapur. I am Studying in final year of mechanical engineering. I am a stammerer since childhood. Today, I am really happy to share that I have got a job in SLK Softwares in Bangalore through placement cell in my campus.  But, it was a lot different before.. I […]

Power to Face 362 Days : How National Conference 2018 Added Colors to My Life

Hello Everyone, I’m Rajgauri Sadanand Vedpathak from Kolhapur, Maharashtra. I am currently in final year of Mechanical Engineering and I stammer since childhood. I could speak somewhat fluently with family and close friends but couldn’t talk fluently with strangers. Since I couldn’t answer questions in class, speak in oral exams, participate in elocution competitions and […]

TISA Women Wing – Indian Women Who Stammer

What is a Self-Help Group? A Self-Help Group (or SHG) provides a safe environment in which we can discuss stammering. For many of us, our fear of stammering prevents us from speaking about the issue that most occupies our conscious and subconscious thoughts. Dealing with our stammering, managing it and eventually thriving in spite of […]

Self Help Meeting in Surat

Hi All, I am Akshay Rawal. I live in Surat, Gujarat and I coördinate the self-help group here. I would love to share about the last self-help meeting which took place on Sunday, April 1, 2018. In this meeting, five of us – Kudrat, Aveshesh, Satyam, Rohit and I gathered. In some time, Vipul also joined us. Vipul is one of […]