Maximizing Communication & Independence
Stroke's impact on speech and language can be significant and difficult. But understanding the various conditions and how to improve them, or work around them, can help to enhance independence and quality of life.
Tips for Socializing with Aphasia
Losing the ability to communicate is profoundly stressful for stroke survivors. But treatments and strategies for finding your words are introduced every day. Communication recovery is a giant step towards independence.
Constraint Induced Language Therapy for Aphasia
This type of therapy is now applied to speech therapy.
Actions Speak as Loud as Words
Intentional gestures can help people with aphasia not only communicate better and also access spoken language more effectively.
When the Word Escapes
Often survivors with aphasia struggle with speech, but they can sing. We take a look at a program helping in this situation learn to speak again.
Options for Aphasia Therapy When Insurance Stops
Recovery from aphasia is a process that can continue for many years. Unfortunately, most people find that their insurance coverage runs out before they are ready to end therapy.