My story..

p { margin-bottom: 0.25cm; direction: ltr; line-height: 120%; text-align: left; widows: 2; orphans: 2; }a:link { color: rgb(5, 99, 193); } Hi everyone! Myself Prasannajit, an M.Tech student. I am writing this as a part of my acceptance towards stammering. My stammering started in childhood. Grandfather used to tell I acquired it by mimicking one […]

An ounce of practice…

Friends, many of us keep looking for that ‘perfect’ technique for the best part of our lives.. While some, like Karan (from Kanpur SHG), get hold of one idea and get down to work with it relentlessly- and guess what? – they make rapid progress! Karan had to make a presentation in his office on […]

Prolongation or stretching or lengthening..

Prolongation is a very popular fluency shaping technique. Hemant kept on reminding me that we need to do a video for Hindi speaking pws .. Thank you Hemant! So here it is. It is just an introduction. Learn more from others in your SHG and practice, practice, practice- till you develop good controls and are […]

Some more fun..

Ishan shares a funny moment… Pramendra and Amit do an interesting role play- sharing the funny problems of real life situations. BTW, TISA does not operate any airlines.. not yet! I wish I could have spent more time in one to one counselling sessions with everyone. I tried it with some participants. So, you are […]

Comm WS Herbertpur: who are we?

More videos. कार्यशाला के प्रतिभागतियों का संक्षिप्त परिचय 1 डा. विजय सिंह उत्तर प्रदेश के गोरखपुर से हैं। वर्तमान समय में मेडिकल आफिसर हैं। टीसा के एक्टिव वालेन्टियर। आपके अनुसार हकलाहट को चुनौती के रूप में स्वीकार करना चाहिए, समस्या की तरह नहीं। 2 सुबोध सिंह, बरेली, उत्तरप्रदेश। प्रतियोगी परीक्षाओं की तैयारी कर रहे हैं। […]

Comm WS Day 1

This is a brief report. About twenty people gathered on time in Anugrah. Some old and some new faces. The workshop was inaugurated by Mr Robert, who heads Community Health department of Herbertpur Christian Hospital. We thanked him for extending the use of premises for this workshop. We played out some interactive fun exercises for […]

Update- Communication workshop, Herbertpur (19-21 Apri 13)

List of all Participants, who attended herbertpur april 13 comm.workshop Logistics update:  Hotel Kailash has a marriage party booking for just one night (20th April). Hemant has made alternative arrangements in the same hotel for that one day. But if any problem, dont hesitate to see other hotels close by: Hotel Vaibhav (near Lehman Hospital […]


As we are seeing a lot of talk on acceptance on our blog, workshops and National Conference, I think its right time for me to give my two cents too! So lets start from a very basic question : What is acceptance ? Acceptance is DOING! Its NOT a thought or affirmation that you need […]

And the magic happens!

Last 3 years for me have been nothing short of a miracle. I found about TISA in January 2009; started a SHG immediately; had our first SHG meeting in March 2009; organized regular meetings; organized a communication workshop in July 2009; applied for a 6 month sabbatical immediately and got it approved immediately; worked with […]

Reality check

Sunday, 13 Nov 2011. Pawan, Vineet and Susheel were there today. After usual gupshup and practice, Susheel confided that he was having a horrible time saying the home destination while returning by bus. I had been planning a bus trip with him for sometime. I knew, it had to be today. So after the, meeting […]


“..A small reflection on stammering… recently I have been practicing more deep breathing and for longer periods along with concentrating on different centers at the same time(agya chakra and also the tip of my nose). Similar to the information I remember reading in the Valsalva (sp?) technique book X lent me, it seems to be […]

Black and White

23rd Oct. Comm WS, Delhi. Theory at ISI. Practicals at Palika Bazar. Eve of Deepawali. Heaven of Bargainers and quick deals. Abhishek and myself were also their for a quick bounce. Yes, we were checking out if we could practice acceptance in real life, say that we stammer and introduce ourselves with bouncing technique. All […]

operated disfluency

Thing which i dislike most is dis-fluency ,i dont want to dis-fluent, not even in single word in a year.i feel lot of pain whenever i become dis-fluent either in fort of people or alone . suddenly question arises in my mind why dis-fluency giving me so pain and what factor working behind it ,alone […]

Screaming beyond Silence!

Screaming beyond Silence! Every movie or book we come across and is liked is because it has some deep correlation to the events of your life,some characters that resemble you or some characters that resemble the people you know closely.  I watched the movie The King’s Speech (true story of King George VI ) and this movie […]