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

Brain on Strike

By Ethel Lee-Miller In January 2005 some of my brother-in-law’s brain cells went …

Phoenix Rising

By George S. Harris Caroline (Carrie) Harris’ odyssey to becoming a stroke …

Trapped in Your Own Mind

By Sandi Deranek I wanted to share my mother’s experience with you …

“My Mom”, by Jeannie

Hi. On May 8, 2007, my 52 year old mom, while cleaning …

When the Roof Fell In – A Stroke Story

By Dan Martin On a family vacation in Greece to celebrate her …

David’s Story: Stroke Survivor with Chronic Aphasia and Apraxia of Speech

My name is David Adams, a native of New Orleans, LA. I …

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Feelings After A Stroke – My Story

By: Melba Ashburn My life changed forever on January 29, 2005. Now …

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Two Strokes at Once

First, I had a “Widow Maker” heart attack where the left anterior …

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This For Those Who Had a Stroke…. A Poem by Archana

This for those who had a stroke… a tribute to those who …

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My Experience with An Aphasia Group At Steinhardt Clinic

By Clifford Groen December 27th, 2013 My General Background I had a …