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News - February 17, 2012

Local teen starts stuttering support group

MVHS student hopes to boost confidence of peers who share his condition

by Nick Veronin

Looking down at his lap and rocking slightly in the chair, Barrett Greaves struggles to get his lips and tongue to cooperate with his brain. He pushes hard to get the words out in between silences that can be painful for an observer unaccustomed to the teen's condition.

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Posted by Gayatri Gopalan, a resident of another community
on Feb 20, 2012 at 12:14 pm

Good for you Barrett!

Posted by Nick, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Feb 23, 2012 at 9:59 pm

Barrett has been on of my best friends all of my life. This is a great article, and I'm very happy for him and his group.