The Institute for Stuttering Treatment and Research (ISTAR) is a self-funded institute of the University of Alberta's Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine. We offer specialized treatment to children, teens and adults who stutter. In addition, we conduct research into stuttering, offer advanced professional training for speech-language pathology students and clinicians, and promote public awareness of stuttering and its treatment.
Is stuttering a phase or a disorder? Here's how to tell the difference and whether your child needs speech therapy.
UAlberta researcher and ISTAR executive director says study results could increase understanding of brain and speech production, improving treatment.
This quarter's featured donor is the Telus Community Board!