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HCRI Success Stories

HCRI Stuttering Therapy Changes Lives

The researchers and clinicians at Hollins Communications Research Institute (HCRI – www.stuttering.org) have dedicated their careers to helping people who ...
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Stuttering Therapy Enabled Monroe, Ohio Detective to Secure Confessions and Testify in Rape Case

When a middle school resource officer alerted authorities that a 12-year-old said she was repeatedly raped by three adults in ...
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What’s the Best Holiday Gift to Receive? For Some, It is the Gift of Fluency.

As shoppers spend their last days before the holidays rushing through retail stores looking for the "perfect gift" for loved ...
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I’ve Often Thought What Life Would Be Like Without Receiving Treatment for My Stuttering

Thanks to excellent parents, I went through the HCRI program when I was ten and was the institute’s youngest participant ...
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I Chose HCRI Because the Institute Specializes in the Treatment of Stuttering

My stuttering didn’t bother me when I was a child. Though, my parents arranged for me to participate in speech ...
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People Thought It Was Strange That I Was Going Into a Communications Field as a Stutterer

I’ve struggled with stuttering since I was young. Over the years, I tried a variety of approaches to overcome my ...
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I was Shy and Unsure of Myself Because of My Stuttering >>

As long as I can remember, I was shy and unsure of myself because of my stuttering. While academically successful ...
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A College Professor Told Me That I Stuttered Because I had been Struck by Lightening

I grew up as a severe stutterer and always avoided situations where I would have to talk, including never wanting ...
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Stuttering was a Major Handicap for Me Until the Age of 42 >>

Stuttering was a major handicap for me until the age of 42. It colored everything I did and stopped me ...
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I Had to do Something About My Stuttering. I Contacted HCRI >>

The tipping point that led me to HCRI occurred on Christmas Eve 1992 when my ambulance crew was dispatched to ...
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