Archive for the ‘Communication’ Category

At Home Communication Tips for Parents

May 25th, 2020 | No Comments

CHECKING IN DURING COVID-19 These last few months have been challenging for families in multiple ways. For children who stutter, many aspects of “communication as usual” have changed. Some children are communicating with siblings more than ever before and others are talking virtually to friends, other family members, classmates, and teachers. For some children and …

Camp Shout Out 2021 Program Offered In-Person!

May 24th, 2020 | No Comments

5/22/2021: Covid-19 Statement Dear Camp Shout Out Families, Campers, Trainees, and Staff: We are excited our 2021 program is being offered in person! Please visit for more information.  With Kindness and Positivity, Kristin Chmela Julie Raynor

Camp Shout Out wins Innovator of the Year Award!

March 27th, 2019 | No Comments

Camp Shout Out was named Lakeshore Innovator of the Year! To read more about this exciting honor, click here!  

Kristin reflects on the Eleven Basic Principles during her Keynote at Northwestern University.

March 14th, 2016 | No Comments

What an honor to be able to provide the keynote address at Kristin’s alma mater, Northwestern University, for the graduating class of students in the Communicative Sciences and Disorders Program! Mentors June Campbell and Diane Hill, along with personal speech therapist Carolyn Gregory, were among those in the audience. Kristin’s address focused on the importance …