I Have Aphasia

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Aphasia is challenging, isolating, and frustrating. Here you can find information to help you better understand aphasia, typical treatments, and assistive technology options. You are not alone: over one million people in the U.S. have aphasia.

News and Updates

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What Are Your Aphasia Challenges?

Our last online chat was about the unique aspects of the participant’s …

October 21 Aphasia Cafe

Aphasia Cafe: Halloween Costumes

Trick-or-treating may be hard this year due to COVID-19, but we can …

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A Community Comes Together Around Primary Progressive Aphasia

As President and CEO of the Westmoreland Chamber of Commerce, Chad Amond’s …

Kristan, Melissa, Amanda

Aphasia Threads: Kristan, Melissa, and Amanda

Welcome to the Aphasia Threads Project, which weaves together three points-of-view: people …

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New Study Looks at Quality and Quantity of Aphasia Therapy

Sooner rather than later and quality over quantity are at the heart …

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Aphasia Threads: Luanne, Robert, and Katherine

Welcome to the Aphasia Threads Project, which weaves together three points-of-view: people …

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Use Virtual Races to Get the Words Flowing

It has long been known that movement helps with speech production. It …

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Gabby Giffords and Aphasia at the Democratic National Convention

Regardless of where you fall on the political spectrum, the speech that …

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Aphasia Cafe: Unique Aphasia Traits

Aphasia is not one-size-fits-all. Broca’s aphasia is different from primary progressive aphasia, …

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Aphasia Threads: Bruce, Lynda, and John

Welcome to the Aphasia Threads Project, which usually weaves together three points-of-view: …