Confessions of a Stutterer: LOST FOR WORDS - Unveiling the Triumphs and Trials of Communication

July 15, 2023 DANNY : DE HEK / ROB WOOLLEY Season 2023 Episode 1140
Confessions of a Stutterer: LOST FOR WORDS - Unveiling the Triumphs and Trials of Communication
Show Notes

Join DANNY : DE HEK, The Crypto Ponzi Scheme Avenger, as he interviews his friend Rob, a public speaker trainer who has a remarkable story to share. Rob has a bad stutter, but his speech skills are so impressive that you wouldn't believe he struggles with a speech impediment.

In this engaging and inspiring episode of the "WHAT : DE HEK Podcast" (podcast.dehek.com) and "The Crypto Ponzi Scheme Avenger" YouTube Channel, Rob opens up about his personal journey with stuttering, debunks misconceptions, and provides valuable insights into living with and managing a stutter.


Introduction 00:00:00
Public Submission Part 1 00:03:29
Public Submission Part 2 00:28:09
Public Submission Part 3 00:36:02
Public Submission Part 4 00:49:45
Christchurch Speakers Group 01:33:24
Conclusion 01:52:00
Stuttering Analysed by Rob 02:02:27

The video, which spans an insightful 2 hours and 22 minutes, includes compelling clips from Rob's own YouTube video (https://youtu.be/Q9u8Z64J720) titled "STUTTERING ANALYSED! My McGuire Program First Day Video Broken Down. How I Tried To Hide My Stutter," where he shares a candid account of his experience. Additionally, you'll witness Rob's confident public submission at the Christchurch City Council public forum, discussing a proposed cycle way. Moreover, there's a captivating embedded clip showcasing Rob's expertise in speaker training at his own "Christchurch Speakers" program.

Throughout the interview, Danny asks Rob thought-provoking questions that delve into various aspects of stuttering, including its impact on communication, emotional challenges, misconceptions, and the positive growth it has brought to Rob's life. Together, they explore strategies for effective communication and provide valuable advice for both individuals who stutter and those who interact with them.

But it's not all serious-the conversation also takes a lighthearted turn with a series of funny questions. Rob shares amusing anecdotes, hilarious moments, and even reveals how he has used his stutter in a playful and comedic way. You'll be entertained by the unexpected twists, humorous misunderstandings, and memorable reactions that have occurred due to Rob's unique speech patterns.

Join Danny and Rob in this captivating episode as they shed light on the challenges and triumphs of living with a stutter, fostering empathy, understanding, and effective communication. Discover the strength, resilience, and humour that emerge from embracing one's individuality. Tune in now to gain valuable insights from Rob's extraordinary journey!

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