- Category: Personal Stories
- Published: Wednesday, 20 March 2019 21:25
- Written by Allison O'Brien
Allison, left, with her son and motherMy name is Allison and I’ve stuttered for as long as I can remember. Stuttering ran in my family, though not all stuttering is hereditary, and I was three years old when I had my first speech therapy session. I was lucky to have supportive parents by my side and as a child I was confident and outspoken despite my disfluency.