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Advanced Language Therapy: Take Your Recovery to the Next Level with a New 4-in-1 App

Combining four complete apps with 14 evidence-based activities, Advanced Language Therapy 4-in-1 is a powerful new app that will help take your speech therapy to the next level. Work on sentences, paragraphs, and complex ideas in speaking, understanding, reading, and writing in this professional stroke recovery app for aphasia.

By |November 7th, 2018|Aphasia and Apraxia, News & Reviews|2 Comments

Treating Clients with Primary Progressive Aphasia: 7 Tips for the Speech-Language Pathologist

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.

By |September 5th, 2018|Aphasia and Apraxia, Progressive Disorders, Speech-Language Professional Resource Center|Comments Off on Treating Clients with Primary Progressive Aphasia: 7 Tips for the Speech-Language Pathologist

How To: Multiple Oral Re-Reading (MOR)

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.

By |March 7th, 2018|Aphasia and Apraxia, How To Guides, Tactus App Resources|Comments Off on How To: Multiple Oral Re-Reading (MOR)

Using Meditation to Help People with Aphasia

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.

By |January 24th, 2018|Aphasia and Apraxia|Comments Off on Using Meditation to Help People with Aphasia

Advanced Reading Therapy: Step Up to the Next Level in Reading Comprehension with this New App for Adults

Learn about our latest Advanced app for aphasia and brain injury: Advanced Reading Therapy. Discover how technology can help improve reading comprehension with exciting passages and challenging questions perfect for adult speech therapy. Try the Lite version for free!

10 Tips for Leading an Aphasia Writing Therapy Group

Learn about writing impairments (dysgraphia) in aphasia and how to treat them. Guest SLP Megan Nosol shares 10 tips on how to get a writing therapy group started to help stroke survivors improve their written communication using evidence-based treatments.

By |August 30th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia, Speech-Language Professional Resource Center|Comments Off on 10 Tips for Leading an Aphasia Writing Therapy Group

What is Broca’s Aphasia?

When most people think of aphasia, they think of a type of non-fluent aphasia called Broca's aphasia. Learn what Broca's aphasia is, see a video of what it sounds like, and find out how to help a person with the frustrating condition of expressive aphasia.

By |June 14th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia, Stroke|1 Comment

What is Global Aphasia?

Global aphasia is the most severe and devastating type of aphasia after stroke. Learn what it is and how you can better communicate with a person who has global aphasia.

By |June 21st, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia, Stroke|Comments Off on What is Global Aphasia?

Creating Conversations in the Comforts of Home

Sit down for a chat with Aphasia House founder Janet Whiteside to learn about this innovative speech therapy clinic at UCF. The home-like setting encourages natural conversations and friendships in an intensive therapy program.

By |June 7th, 2017|Aphasia and Apraxia|Comments Off on Creating Conversations in the Comforts of Home

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|1 Comment