18/09/2018 / Latest News, Stories

The Stuttering Treatment and Research Trust on The Project NZ

Thank you to the wonderful team at The Project, as well as Ethan Findlow who features in the video below...
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20/08/2018 / Infortmation, Latest News

5 ways to help someone who stutters

If you’re someone who doesn’t stutter, you might have a number of questions about what to do when talking to someone who does, and how you can best help them. If you’re worried you might offend them, or you’re unsure of the best way to phrase a question, then read on.
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15/07/2018 / Infortmation, Latest News

Stuttering vs stammering – what’s the difference?

Is it stutter? or is it stammer? We're here to put the stutter vs. stammer debate to rest once and for all.
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10/06/2018 / Infortmation, Latest News

5 ways you can help our charity that aren’t just donating money

As a charity, a lot of what makes our world go around is the support we receive from the community - but there’s a misconception that to help a charity you need to donate money. We’re here to dispel the rumours, and show you 5 ways you can support us without donating money!
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15/05/2018 / Infortmation, Latest News

Why don’t we stutter when we sing?

Have you ever noticed that you don’t stutter when you sing? Or if you’re a person who doesn’t stutter, have you ever wondered why you’ve never heard someone stutter while singing? Read on to find out why.
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20/04/2018 / Infortmation, Latest News

What does a donation to our charity do?

Are you looking to make a donation that goes further? Read this article to find out how a donation to our charity could change a child's entire life.
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26/03/2018 / Infortmation, Latest News

It’s not all about individual therapy

Why we run groups and courses in conjunction with treatment.
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04/02/2018 / Latest News

START has moved!

START has moved premises, please read this blog to find out where!
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16/10/2017 / Latest News

Happy International Stuttering Awareness Week – how are we celebrating?

It only comes around once a year – International Stuttering Awareness Day on the 22nd of October. This year it...
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18/09/2017 / Latest News

Help us create “A World That Understands Stuttering”

This years’ theme for International Stuttering Awareness Day is ‘A world that understands stuttering’ – and here at START we...
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04/09/2017 / Latest News

Why are males more likely to stutter?

This question comes up fairly regularly, and because so little is understood about the definitive cause of stuttering, it’s often...
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20/06/2017 / Latest News

START speaks up on the global stage

Continuing with our dedication to professional development and education, Dr Anna Hearne has recently returned from presenting at a conference in Germany.
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23/11/2016 / Latest News

Start Celebrates 21 Years of Service

In March 2016 START formally marked its twenty first birthday with a party and celebration for some of our friends...
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23/11/2016 / Latest News

START team learn more about the Demands and Capacities Model (DCM)

In July START employees Anna Hearne and Voon Pang attended a workshop in Rotterdam to learn more about the demand...
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20/06/2016 / Latest News

START receives excellence award

START is delighted to have been granted the Marion Saunders Excellence in Speech Language Therapy Practice Award for 2015. This...
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29/05/2016 / Latest News

Mentoring Recognised

START is delighted to have been granted the Marion Saunders Excellence in Speech Language Therapy Practice Award for 2015. This...
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29/05/2016 / Latest News

START services expand to Albany

START now offers clients specialist stuttering treatment on Auckland’s North Shore thanks to a new partnership with Massey University. Dr...
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