Stuttering can be terribly debilitating for some children. According to the Stuttering Foundation of America, about 5 percent of children stutter for at least six months. Three-quarters will stop by late childhood, so about 1% will have a long-term issue.
Join me for episode 1 of the Our Kids Can Thrive podcast where I give 5 at home tips for parents of kids who stutter.
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