About Us

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.

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  1. Flags for Charities enjoys banner year

    Grassroots fundraising efforts raises $141,467 for charities, including ISTAR, distributing 191 flags in Edmonton.

  2. New format intensive clinic in January 2015

    There has been a change to our previously announced 3 week intensive clinic in January 2015. Due to the late notice of the change, we are offering a special discount to all those who register by December 15, 2014.

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