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

Giving Tuesday

Here’s What the NAA Accomplished in 2020

The Tuesday after Thanksgiving is our favorite holiday: Giving Tuesday. It’s a …

December 16 Aphasia Cafe

Aphasia Cafe: Creative Ways to Connect Over the Holidays

There are millions of articles out there giving tips on how to …

Starleen, Stephanie, Mary

Aphasia Threads: Starleen, Stephanie, and Mary

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

primary progressive aphasia

The ABCs of PPA: Understanding Primary Progressive Aphasia

While primary progressive aphasia (PPA) may be the rarest form of aphasia, …

aphasia champions

Our Community Is Filled with Aphasia Champions

You do amazing things. You set up mini golf fundraising events, write …

Brain Research

New Research for Alzheimer’s Disease Uses a Common Aphasia Test

A test commonly used to diagnose aphasia is helping researchers detect early …

November 18 Aphasia Cafe

Aphasia Cafe: Marking Time

Everyone has important dates they mark on their personal calendar and use …

speech software

Tavistock’s Aphasia Software Finder

The Tavistock Trust for Aphasia (TTA) in the UK has created a …

start a blogging habit

Use Blogging to Practice Communication

We’re under two weeks away from one of the year’s largest writing …

Aphasia Threads: Veronika, Sharon, and Paula

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