I am a recent ADN new grad working on my BSN.
I have a pretty apparent stutter. Crazy how I chose a profession that requires such clear and concise communication skills right?! I was able to manage my way through school ok and sometimes I'm able to control it. One of my ultimate fears is that I won't get hired due to my my speech impediment. In fact I have had a couple interviews already and did not get picked up. I guess I am just feeling at all time low and incapable of communicating at a professional level. Does anybody have any experience with this or have any suggestions on how I may work on my speech.. or maybe somebody out there is a fellow stutterer and has some techniques that work for them ? I had speech therapy for a couple years in elementary school and my stutter was conttollable for a couple years but came back in high school... and the past year has been uncontrollable. Any advice would be greatly appreciated