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If you have a speech impediment and are going through a hard time, think about what you want to achieve in life.
We have learned we don't make fun of people because of physical disabilities, because it is something we cannot help, and that attitude is changing towards speech impediments too.
Gail Cartmell, from the union Unite, said: "The therapists provide a great service for children with speech impediments and difficulties.
The condition can result in intellectual and developmental delays, speech impediments and result in sufferers frequently laughing, smiling and displaying a happy demeanour.
At a time when it was widely believed speech impediments were physical problems, to be treated by operating on the tongue, Logue was seen as a quack for suggesting the causes could be psychological - a view now held by speech therapists the world over.
According to ASA, furious viewers felt it, "Encouraged bad manners, mocked people with speech impediments, or set a bad example to children".
Offended viewers felt it encouraged bad manners, mocked people with speech impediments, or set a bad example to children, the Advertising Standards Authority said.
Kids suffering long term speech impediments have shown remarkable improvements within weeks of trying the Electropalatrography (EPG).
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