The Stutterer’s Survival Guide 2 is designed to accompany the original Stutterer’s Survival guide rather than replace it. The Stutterer’s Survival Guide 2 provides practical effective strategies to improve your communication skills despite being a person who stutters.
This book provides guidance to a person who stutters as to how to:
• Improve conversation skills tobuild rapport despite stuttering
• Build a fluency tool kit
• Disclose and ‘claim your space’
• Get the job — Improve your job search and job interview skills
• Improve your ability to manage anxiety
There is also an update on research into genetics, technology and medical treatment.
A chapter is dedicated to an interview with Dr Susan Block, Senior lecturer, School of Human Communication Sciences, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia, on how to choose a speech technique and how to best engage with speech pathologists