DO YOU FEAR SAYING WHAT YOU WANT TO SAY?

 
Saying Your Name

Saying your name

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Talking on the phone

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Ordering food

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Meeting new people

 

You are not alone. 

 
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Schneider Speech has helped thousands of people
regain confidence in their ability to communicate

What are the benefits of intensive group therapy?

Finally, an opportunity to make a lasting change in your life.

Expert care at a fraction of the cost of private therapy appointments.

Interact with other people who stutter and share similar struggles. 

Dive-in to experiential learning in a compressed schedule. 

 


How does it work?

The program is delivered over 4 days. 

In the first part of the program, we spend 2 days learning core principles and strategies. 

The program takes a 2 week break, so you have a chance to practice the techniques in your real life. 

Then we regroup for another 2 days of intensive integration and problem solving.


What's included?

4 intensive days of therapy (20+ hours)

One individual follow-up meeting with a Schneider Speech clinician

Once a month Q&A session by group video conference

Private Facebook support group for 24-7-365

Personalized mindfulness journal

Digital outline of program

Our Therapy Approach 

We close the gap between therapy and real-life

 

1. Understand
Understand your speech and your stuttering. Discover what makes you stutter more and what makes you stutter less.

2. Boost Confidence
Face your fears, expand your “comfort-zone” and write a new chapter in your stuttering story.

3. Pursue hopes & dreams
Identify your personal goals, and make a plan to continue your journey forward.


Features

Focused Therapy experience
a fraction of the cost of private therapy

  • The best of “traditional” speech therapy techniques

  • Learn new strategies to manage the physical as well as the non-physical aspects of stuttering

  • Practice new habits to carry-over into “real-life”

  • Communication simulations in the office, as well as real-life opportunities on the phone and in local stores

  • Exercises in mindfulness and self-awareness

  • Aspects of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Narrative Therapy and more

  • Tools to set personal goals and track your progress

  • Use technology and mobile apps to support the process of change

Facilitators

Led by two expert clinicians who specialize in stuttering

 

Uri Schneider, MA CCC-SLP

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Co-director of Schneider Speech

Expert clinician, frequent lecturer and leading clinical supervisor specializing in stuttering.

Co-produced documentary films "Transcending Stuttering" and "Going with the Flow"

Married father of 4 children, and recreational half-marathoner

Joy Kling, MA CCC-SLP

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Senior Associate at Schneider Speech with 18+ years of clinical experience specializing in stuttering (children, teens and adults)

Director of Kling Speech and Stuttering.

Presenter at professional conferences, and selected for invitation-only workshops with the Stuttering Foundation of America

Former clinical supervisor for stuttering at the Queens College Speech-Hearing-Language Center

Founder and former co-leader for the National Stuttering Association Kids Chapter on Long Island

Married mother of 3 children, recreational runner and lacrosse mom


Course Details

UPCOMING
July 8-9 & July 29-30, 2018


Don't miss out!

 
 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

IS THIS FOR ME?
If you are an adult or teen who stutters, this is for you.  No other criteria.  Whether you have had previous experience in therapy or not.  We understand that each person is different and that your therapeutic journey will be unique.

WHAT ARE THE AGES FOR THE PROGRAM?
We have two programs: the adult program for ages 17+ and the teen program 13-17.

 

WHAT IS INCLUDED?
Two sets of 2-days, totaling 4 days with 20+ hours of therapy; 1 meal and refreshments per-day; Personalized mindfulness journal; Digital outline of program; 1 individual meeting; Facebook support group; monthly video-conference.

WHAT ABOUT FUNDING? 
Insurance will (likely) not reimburse for intensive fees.
The course is non-refundable (unless cancelled by Schneider Speech.)

*If you are a clients at Schneider Speech - you eligible for discount code!  Contact us.

 

WHAT MAKES THIS INTENSIVE DIFFERENT THAN OTHER PROGRAMS?
Our unique intensive is designed for the best-outcomes; with intensive days of therapy, followed by weeks of returning to real-life and then built-in return to 2 intensive days to integrate and problem solve for life, followed by supportive maintenance thereafter.  

WHAT IS YOUR APPROACH?
Our approach is holistic.  We don’t treat stuttering in isolation; we help people who stutter express themselves, and find ways to manage their stuttering and live their life fully.  

 

WHAT IF I WANT MORE?
At any time, you can pursue one-on-one privater therapy with the experts at Schneider Speech.  This work can compliment and build upon the work you do in the intensive.

WHAT SUPPORT CAN I EXPECT AFTERWARDS?
We know that you deserve support after the intensive, so we built-in support after the intensive: one private appointment, monthly Q&A meeting, and a private Facebook group 24-7-365.