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What is an ICAP? Intensive Aphasia Therapy Explained

There's a lot of talk about intensive therapy programs for stroke recovery. Learn what all the buzz is about, what to expect, and where you can go to participate in an ICAP if you or a loved one has aphasia. Guest writer Wendy Duke answers your questions.

By |April 26th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia|0 Comments

How Therapy Pets Can Help Stroke Survivors with Aphasia

Furry friends keep us company, but they can also be therapeutic. Find out how animals, especially dogs, can help stroke survivors with aphasia to improve language, mood, and overall well-being.

By |April 12th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia, Stroke|0 Comments
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3 Ways to Integrate Apps into Aphasia Therapy

Aphasia therapists can integrate technology and apps into aphasia therapy more easily when they use this simple, 3-part framework. See how you can help your clients with aphasia better engage in life and recovery using the same technology you've come to rely on in your everyday life.

Building Confidence in Communication: Using Apps in Aphasia Group Therapy

Speech therapy helps people with aphasia improve in the clinic, but what happens when they step out into the real world? Group therapy can bridge the gap between individual sessions and everyday communication, building confidence along the way. Find out more about the benefits of aphasia group therapy and how apps can be used within this effective and fun therapy model.

By |March 8th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia|Comments Off on Building Confidence in Communication: Using Apps in Aphasia Group Therapy

5 Cool New Features in iOS 10 to Help People with Aphasia

Learn how to use new accessibility features in the latest Apple iOS that can help someone with a language disability. Hear what you type, add visual supports, and more. Step-by-step instructions make it easy.

By |January 12th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia, Tech Help|1 Comment

Top 5 Questions We Answered in 2016

This year seems to have raised more questions than it answered. At Tactus Therapy, we’ve done our best to break that trend and answer your questions about speech therapy for adults. See the top 5 topics we tackled in 2016 and catch up on what you may have missed.

By |December 27th, 2016|News & Reviews|Comments Off on Top 5 Questions We Answered in 2016

Advanced Comprehension Therapy – Understanding at a Whole New Level

Understanding language involves meaning, grammar, and context. Many people with language problems rely too heavily on context, getting by only until the message gets complicated. See how a new app can help you work on understanding sentences and following directions. Try Advanced Comprehension Therapy for free!

By |December 1st, 2016|Aphasia and Apraxia, News & Reviews|2 Comments

5 Things You Won’t Find in Tactus Therapy Apps

With all the amazing features you love in your Tactus Therapy apps, what could possibly be missing? Find out what we've intentionally left out to bring you a smoother speech therapy experience that works for more people in more places.

By |November 2nd, 2016|News & Reviews, Tactus App Resources|Comments Off on 5 Things You Won’t Find in Tactus Therapy Apps
  • Does a plateau exist in stroke recovery?

The Truth about the Plateau in Stroke Recovery

Does stroke recovery stop after 3-6 months or does it go on forever? Find out what medical professionals mean when they say stroke survivors have hit a plateau, then try these 9 things to get your recovery going again. Features an aphasia-friendly version to download & share.

By |October 26th, 2016|Aphasia and Apraxia, Downloads, Stroke|3 Comments

It’s a Goal! Setting Patient-Centered Speech Therapy Goals for Aphasia Rehabilitation

Learn how to set client-centered SMART goals for stroke survivors with aphasia. Taking the time for collaborative goal-setting can lead to better outcomes and more focused speech therapy the patient is eager to participate in.

By |October 12th, 2016|Aphasia and Apraxia, Speech-Language Professional Resource Center|Comments Off on It’s a Goal! Setting Patient-Centered Speech Therapy Goals for Aphasia Rehabilitation