- Category: Personal Commentary
- Published: Wednesday, 18 October 2017 02:54
- Written by Christina Spicer
Drrrrumroll please: I’d like you to meet the Confidence Cousins
We’ve all heard of confidence (and most of us seek more of it!) but rarely do we acknowledge the equally important “confidence cousins”: self-esteem, optimism, self-compassion and self-efficacy. While we know stuttering is not directly affected by confidence, when we feel more confident we might feel less tension in our body, and that might make it just that much easier on our speech. Get to know the confidence cousins – you might like what you find!