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

Shaun, Evangelina, and Alison

Aphasia Threads: Shaun, Evangelina, and Alison

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

people on the stage

Aphasia on the Stage with TALK TO ME

Aphasia has made it to Broadway. Or, at least, it has made …

Melissa, Audrey, and Michelle

Aphasia Threads: Melissa, Audrey, and Michelle

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

Aphasia Awareness Month

Aphasia Awareness Month By the Numbers

Aphasia Awareness Month wrapped up two weeks ago, and we’re ready to …

Jennifer, Samantha, Megan

Aphasia Threads: Jennifer, Samantha, and Megan

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

That's a Fact

That’s a Fact! Quick Tips for Aphasia-Friendly Communication (Part Two)

To wrap up our Communication Tips quiz, we’re rounding up aphasia-friendly communication …

That's a Fact

That’s a Fact! Quick Tips for Aphasia-Friendly Communication (Part One)

We are grateful that so many people took our Communication Tips quiz …

theater

Theater and Aphasia

Theater or drama therapy is used to treat aphasia. In one case, …

Sandy, Dawn, Bri

Aphasia Threads: Sandy, Dawn, and Bri

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

Dance

Dance and Aphasia

We’ve often written about using music therapy with aphasia, but we’ve never …