Myth 1 • Myth - Stammering people are not smart. • Fact - There is no relation between stuttering and intelligence. There are so many stammering people who have achieved great success!
Myth 2 • Myth- I can ‘catch’ stammering by seeing someone stutter. • Fact - Stuttering cannot be ‘caught!
Myth 3 • Myth- Stammering is a normal thing in a child’s speech development, and it gets cured naturally. • Fact– It’s true that stuttering is common in many preschool or early-school kids, you need to pay attention to it at the right time. Stuttering is not a normal thing. Don’t wait until it goes away - it might grow worse if left untreated.
Myth 4 • Myth – It’s my fault! • Fact - Absolutely not! Stammering is a biological and a neurological condition. Instead of feeling guilty for it, discuss this issue with your close ones and try to find a solution!
Myth 5 • Myth – It helps when a stutterer is told to take a deep breath or to think carefully before talking. • Fact - This advice only makes a person more self-conscious, making the stammering worse. Instead, listen to the person patiently, without interrupting.
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