My Story

I have been watching with some interest, a new pws who has been organizing Google hangout frequently with great energy. Couple of times, I bobbed in and out of these hangouts. He was conducting these hangouts in a very organized way- giving everyone plenty of time, without turning it in a personal monologue. He was […]

14-11-2019 (A meeting at India Gate with Afzal & Arun Kumar)

Afzal and Arun Kumar just completed the workshop with Sachin sir now they returned and doing frequently stranger talk meeting. This time Arun Kumar has some personal work with somewhere and Afzal also joined with Arun Kumar and they after work travel by metro and reached to Central Secretariat metro station that is adjacent to […]

An interactive session with students

21st Oct 2019, Herbertpur, Dehradun: Uttarakhand TISA group, conducted an awareness session for ‘Dip in Health Assistance (DHA)’ students in Herbertpu Christian Hospital today. Tisa was represented by Mohit, the group Coordinator, Sunil Nagila (who recently attended Bhopal NC), Sumit Srikoti- an old and active member; Jaideep, who is living with Autism and Sachin, a social […]

Sound of Silence

Stammering can be traumatizing. What goes through the mind of a person who stammers (PWS) when he is made fun of? What is it to be a “Person who Stammers”? Mounathin Satham (in English – Sound of Silence) is a Tamil short film that tries to portray a very important aspect of stammering- the Social […]

International Stammering Awareness Day (ISAD) | Ahmedabad SHG

   Watch stammering Awareness programme- Pradip’s review on ISAD- 22nd October is International Stammering Awareness Day and we at Ahmedabad SHG, TISA celebrated it a day before. Members who participated gathered at decided location in morning 6:45. Parimal Garden is blessed with wonderful nature and great atmosphere. After the arrival of everyone we started our first round […]

Communication workshop Chennai on 24-25 Nov 2018

Communication workshop Chennai After a successful completion of National Conference in Bengaluru, We are excited to announce a communication workshop in capital of Tamilnadu, Chennai. Chennai SHG is one of the oldest SHG in TISA. It was started with the  Manimaran sir in 2008 at the Marina beach. Since then, it has achieved many milestones. […]

Dr. Sachin on Red FM (ISAD)

On the occasion of International Stuttering Awareness day (22nd Oct), Red FM Bengaluru station featured our beloved mentor Dr. Sachin Srivastava. Do listen to this short 2 min feature, where Dr. Sachin talks about what is stammering and spreads the much needed awareness. Thanks Red FM Bengaluru for this opportunity to spread awareness on this […]

My experience #5

stammering… a word that haunts us day and night…. sometimes life seems so frustrating that we can’t think beyond stammering…..it happens and happens generally with all of us… infact we all suffer from fear of stucking in the middle of conversation…. or at best we can’t even say single word….Just poker mouth…wide and open… haahaa […]

More Than Silence | Stammering Documentary by Ananth Mohan | Ahmedabad SHG, TISA

More Than Silence A documentary film which narrates some interesting stories of some people who deals with stuttering (stammering) in their daily life.     Runtime: 22 minutes 35 seconds Film Language: English, Hindi Director– Ananth Mohan Writer– Ananth Mohan Producer– Ananth Mohan   Production photos: Anil sahu, Pratik sharma, Vivek puri, Harshil damor, Shailesh shah, Vipul […]

My experience #3

take any problem….let’s don’t take a problem….take a new skill…. can we master it overnight or over a small period..say 10 days…never so why we want to learn a fluent way of speech or better say – becoming a good communicator….. the grim reality is that we don’t accept our stammering,,,we just day dream that […]

I’m a Fighter

My name is Rahul Rana and I’m PWS (severe) since I was 4. I went through many speech therapy sessions with no improvement at all. My school and college days were quiet and low profile due to my stammering problem. I wondered I could ever speak normal. Then I came to know about TISA founded […]

A Few Quick Words

A Few Quick Words is an assortment of articles, speeches and memoirs that I have written over the years as one of 70 million people worldwide who stammer, a campaigner, and most recently co-founder of the UK Defence Stammering Network. My aim is to tell the 99% of you with fluent speech about the reality of […]