Scott Palasik, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Scott is an Assistant Professor at the University of Akron, where he teaches many courses at the graduate and undergraduate level, performs clinical supervision, and is the director of the Mindfulness ACT and Social Cognition of Stuttering Lab. Scott has been a Team Facilitator at Camp Shout Out for the past several years. As a person who stutters himself, Scott sees the value in creating a community of effective communicators that engage with each other in order to grow and evolve. Outside of Camp Shout Out, Scott presents around the country and world about how Mindfulness and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) can be used clinically with people who stutter as well as those with other communication disorders. He also is a documentary co-writer and creative collaborator for the film WHEN I STUTTER (2017) and a producer for the future documentary, SHOUT OUT about the Camp Shout Out program.