Farah Al Qaissieh - Stuttering Awareness Day

Farah Al Qaissieh - Stuttering Awareness Day

Farah Al Qaissieh

Social entrepreneur, Co-founder of Stutter UAE, and Managing Director of Speechcare Center / iStutter Center

Personal Information

Farah Al Qaissieh, a mother of three boys, is an empowerment coach for people who stutter, a social entrepreneur, and a two-time TEDx speaker with a Bachelor's degree fromZayed University in Abu Dhabi.

In 2013, she founded Stutter UAE, a support platform for people who stutter. Since then, Stutter UAE and Farah have received local and global recognition, including the highest civilian award granted by the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, The Abu Dhabi Award in 2018 for her positive impact on the community.

A short film documentary about Stutter UAE, “Just Another Accent”, was screened at the Cannes Film Festival and the Malmo Arab Film Festival in Sweden.

Farah has been featured in "Game Changers: How Women in the Arab World Are Changing the Rules and Shaping the Future".

Farah was recently recognized as one of the 21 Young Arab Pioneers by the Arab Youth Council.

Contact info

  • Experience: 10 Years
  • Company: Stutter UAE & Speechcare Center (parenting company of iStutter Center)
  • Email: [email protected]