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Celebrating caregivers

November, 2015 November is Caregivers Month and the National Aphasia Association will focus its news …

Cultivating a Supportive Aphasia Community

October 29, 2015 By Eileen Hunsaker, MS CCC-SLP, CBIS Aphasia Center at …

Aphasia support communities are also for caregivers!

September 30, 2015 Last week we began a series of posts in which …

Learning to speak – relating sounds to meaning

September 24, 2015 How do infants learn that when their mothers say …

Mike Adler, a great friend and supporter of the Aphasia community, dies at 91

September 23, 2015 The aphasia world lost one of its strongest advocates …

Great tips on starting a support group

September 21, 2015 Many people write to us with questions about how …

The Legacy of Oliver Sacks

The aphasia world has lost one of its foremost and longest advocates.  …

Whistled Turkish tickles both sides of the brain – Science Magazine

In a mountainous region in Turkey, the local population communicates through whistling, …

New website wants your speech mistakes – Futurity

Even healthy people who don’t have Aphasia sometimes find themselves looking for the …

How to spot and deal with speech loss – The Globe and Mail

It can be especially difficult when it comes to diagnosing a loved …