Friends-The National Association
for Young People Who Stutter, The Stuttering Foundation of America and Wake County Public School Speech and Language Department

Families, Professionals and Friends

Saturday March 3, 2012 9:30am – 4:00 pm
Cary, NC

At the completion of the conference, participants will be able to:
• Describe effective intervention
strategies for children who stutterand their families.
• Understand need for managementapproach to childhood stutteringthat includes parents, professionalsand support networks.

Workshop Schedule:
Registration/ Welcome
10:00-12 Workshops
Noon-1:00 Lunch
1:00- 4:30 Workshops
Guest Speaker:
David A. Shapiro, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, is a Fellow of ASHA, a Board Recognized Fluency Specialist, and the Robert Lee Madison Distinguished Professor at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC. Providing clinical services for people who stutter for 35 years, Dr. Shapiro is a regular presenter at professional conferences. His book, Stuttering Intervention: A Collaborative Journey to Fluency Freedom continues to find a wide international audience. Dr. Shapiro is the 2006 recipient of the International Fluency Association's Award of Distinction for Outstanding Clinician. He is a person who stutters, has two young adult children with his wife, Kay, and lives near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Location: Wake County Public Schools-- 110 Corning Road --Cary, NC 27518

For more information: 866-866-8335 or Rita Thurman: (919) 571-0622,

Registration fees:
Checks payable to FRIENDS.
Mail to:
Lee Caggiano
38 South Oyster Bay Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
After 2/12/10
q $30 per individual $40
q $ 50 per family $60
q $ 65 SLP –CEU $75
q $ 20 students $30
q $ 35 WCPSS SLPs
q I am requesting C.E.U.’s
q $40 Reduced fee for SLP
Referring clients to conference

Registration fees include lunch

Stuttering information for families