Guest blogger and speech-language pathologist Beth Dolar shares tips for how SLPs can use what they know about dementia and stroke to better treat primary progressive aphasia (PPA) in a patient-centric way.
Follow along with Julia on a year in her life as a traveling speech-language pathologist working with adults. This always-on-the-go lifestyle is never boring and has many benefits, if you can be flexible. Learn more about what a travel SLP does from guest blogger Julia Kuhn.
We know that meditation can calm you down and reduce stress; but what about using meditation for aphasia to help with language, cognition, and mental health? Find out how people with aphasia may benefit from mindfulness and meditation.
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.
Guest blogger and speech-language pathologist Beth Dolar shares valuable information about a new way to use technology to get more therapy to improve communication after a stroke for people with aphasia. Find out more about what teletherapy is and how you can bring an SLP into your home.
Learn about the Cowboy Aphasia Camp in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Guest blogger Karen Copeland shares details on the fun activities, memorable experiences, & impressive outcomes of this unique day camp that partners stroke survivors with graduate students in a way that everyone wins - even the community!
Follow along with a home health speech-language pathologist as she goes through a typical day helping patients with swallowing and communication problems. Find out what SLPs do in this setting as part of Better Hearing and Speech Month.
Follow along with a veteran speech-language pathologist as she goes through a typical day in an acute care hospital, helping patients with swallowing and communication problems. Find out what SLPs do in this setting as part of Better Hearing and Speech Month.