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

A Diagnosis of Primary Progressive Aphasia? What to Expect…

Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA) is caused by the gradual degeneration of brain …

personality

Personality, Coping, and Primary Progressive Aphasia

Each of Kimberly Williams-Paisley’s siblings copes with news of their mother’s primary …

Marywood University Aphasia Support Group

Affiliate Highlight: Marywood University Aphasia Support Group

We’re continuing with our affiliate highlight series, this time turning our eye …

brain stimulation

Brain Stimulation for Treating Aphasia

A study looking at combining brain stimulation with speech therapy to treat …

Connected Speech Pathology

Affiliate Highlight: Connected Speech Pathology

We’re continuing with our affiliate highlight series, this time turning our eye …

mistake

It Must Be a Mistake, and Other First Reactions

It must be a mistake. That is Kimberly Williams-Paisley’s reaction when the …

Align Speech Therapy and Consulting

Affiliate Highlight: Align Speech Therapy and Consulting

We’re continuing with our affiliate highlight series, this time turning our eye …

avoidance

Avoidance and Primary Progressive Aphasia

Kimberly Williams-Paisley’s family didn’t like to speak about unpleasant things. The signs …

research

New Research on Treating Aphasia Examines Language Comprehension

New research out of Arizona State University is taking a look at …

primary progressive aphasia

What is Primary Progressive Aphasia?

You asked us for more resources involving primary progressive aphasia (PPA), and …