June is aphasia awareness month, so we're busting 10 common myths about aphasia. Learn the truth about what aphasia is and isn't. And please share so we can all learn more about this all-too-common communication problem that affects more than just language.
Feel like you wish you could go back to school to learn a little more about aphasia, dysarthria, or cognitive-communication? You can deepen your knowledge in these areas with these 10 great textbooks that are filled with specialized and expert knowledge and may be newer than your degree.
A step-by-step guide to doing Multiple Oral Re-Reading (MOR), an evidence-based speech therapy technique to improve reading fluency in people with aphasia and alexia. Learn how to use an app for independent practice at home for the repetition required to see progress.
Best practice in swallowing disorders is changing quickly as the science evolves. Don't let your patients down with out-of-date treatments. Keep up with the latest information so you can improve your knowledge and skills with these 10 amazing resources for professional development in dysphagia.
Swallowing disorders are serious business, and the speech-language pathologists who assess and treat them need to know their stuff. Unfortunately, there are many dysphagia myths floating around out there, and SLPs are constantly having to educate patients, families, and other medical staff to combat these contagious pieces of misinformation. Here are some they want you to stop believing.
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.
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.
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.
When words fail, there are things you can try to help. These 10 word-finding strategies for aphasia can be learned and practiced in speech therapy and at home. Free handout to download and share, along with apps that can help make it easier.
A step-by-step guide to doing Phonological Components Analysis, an evidence-based aphasia therapy protocol to improve anomia after stroke or brain injury. Learn how PCA works, how to do it, and how an app can help promote independence and intensive practice. Includes a free download!