Ever experienced stuttering?

Help us better understand the causes of stuttering by joining our genetics study today!

To take part, please follow the link below:

The Genetics of Stuttering Study

Find out more about our study, including what we are trying discover, the scientists involved and how you can take part.

About Stuttering

Learn about the signs and symptoms of stuttering, what is known about the causes of this condition and other useful resources.

Current Research

Find out about the latest in cutting edge stuttering research, as well as other new research from our team.

For Researchers

Opportunities for collaboration, and other useful information for researchers involved in stuttering and/or genetics.

News and Blog

Learning to embrace life with a stutter

By Vicki Jackson | Jul 28, 2020

Study participant Sian Williams, 13, shares her experiences of growing up with a stutter.

End of 2019 update!

By Vicki Jackson | Dec 23, 2019

2019 has been a busy year for the Genetics of Stuttering Study! As the year draws to a close, we thought it a good time to provide an update on how the study is progressing, and our plans into the new year.

Spotlight: Participant Rich talks about his experiences with stuttering

By MCRI | Nov 12, 2019

Rich Stephens talks about his experiences with stuttering, and the power of not feeling alone. He feels strongly that “stuttering should never be a taboo subject”. He believes that “to understand anything you need to start at the beginning. Which is why The Genetics of Stuttering Study is so important for the future generations of people who stutter.”

Contact Us

Phone

(+64) 4 918 6166 (NZ)

Post

Genetics of Stuttering Study, Speech and Language Group
Level 5, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
50 Flemington Road,
Parkville, VIC 3052
Australia

 

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Latest tweets

UK recruitment is now open! 🇬🇧

We are looking for adults and children (5+) who have ever experienced #stuttering or #stammering, to volunteer for our genetics study. 🧬

Head to our new UK site to find out more!

https://t.co/idAkiCTruh https://t.co/ij7Ux3Zh6f
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📣 It’s official! We are now recruiting in the UK! 🇬🇧

We are reaching out to adults and children (5+) who have ever experienced #stuttering or #stammering, to take part in our genetics study. 🧬

Head to our new UK site to find out more! https://t.co/idAkiCTZjP
📢 Big news!!

We are very excited to announce the publication of our new paper: “Self-reported impact of developmental #stuttering across the lifespan”

https://t.co/b5xAoOegBw

We describe the lived experiences of the first 1000 people recruited to our study.

A thread! 🧵 1/n
Artist and person who stutters, @jjjjjeromeellis: ‘So much pain comes from not feeling fully human’

Great article via the @guardian

👏👏

https://t.co/BJwz68fhBO

To help us meet our target of 3,000 participants by 31 December 2022, volunteer for our study today

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