My name is Sam. I was stationed in Japan when I had my stroke. I had a massive headache that…

MY APHASIA

While having chai with a friend and my wife high in the mountains of India, I started talking gibberish.  Doctors…

Determination

I was 17 years old, when i had a stroke, My life was stopped ,see I have dreamed in My…

Aphasiology

I’m Sam Cohen and I had a massive stroke. When I was 22 years old, I had a blood clot,…

Sam’s Story

Age 42 my husband suffered a stroke from disection of his carotid artery five years ago. He sufferes with Aphasia…

Patients and Stregnth

Hi, I am Jerry. I had a massive stroke at the young age of 59 upon waking up from a…

My journey

Acceptance. I had suffered a massive ischemic stroke and resulting aphasia. I had to accept what happened, what it meant,…

RELENTLESS

I am John. I like everything, especially the movies. I love writing, producing and directing. I produced for Edmonton Public…

Be Positive!

Before, I used to be a whole, but now I feel crushed. I felt like a whole person before my…

Broken Pieces

Walking with Suzanne, Suzanne fell over her favourite blind dog in February 2013. She hit the arm of the couch,…

Walking with Suzanne

Mike Caputo -50 years Stroke Voices of Hope for Aphasia/Founders St. Peterburg,Fl./ Fun!!

May 2009 Stroke

After I briefly lost my vision, I realized I couldn’t read. At 44 I had a stroke. I had no…

Invisible

I suffered a major stroke at 2008, I was 28 at work too. I got the biggest pain at my…

My story of Aphasia

My story…. I am 28 years old. I had a stroke back in December, because I had an AVM that…

My Life Now

My friend Tim is very smart. He is fun and creative and kind too. He plays music, creates new games,…

The Art of Aphasia

My wife and I just started unpacking our suitcases from our vacation. I told her I had a headache, so…

This is my story

Originally after my stroke, I couldn’t say anything or do much at all. I remember I couldn’t write in full…

70% and Still Improving

People with aphasia who attend group treatment at the Loyola Clinical Centers in Baltimore and Columbia, Maryland shared their thoughts…

Loyola Clinical Centers

This is a Finding Words story! I had an aneurysm on November 10, 2013 and 3 strokes while in the…

Stay Positive

This is a Finding Words story! In Mexico, I was a salesman and used language a lot. When I had…

I am a Warrior

This is a Finding Words story! My husband Paul was working the day before it happened. He is an economist…

Paul my loved one

This is a Finding Words story! Jovan my son 32 yrs suffered from Stroke after Brain surgery 10 yrs ago…

Jovan’s Story

This is a Finding Words story! I had a stroke eight years ago. I was forty-three years old. I have…

What? I vahe pahasia?!?

This is a Finding Words story! 22 months ago Marcia was suddenly all alone, having suffered stroke-like brain damage that…

Marcia Is Not Alone Anymore

This is a Finding Words story! The following was translated into a narrative based on a Q&A session between Rick…

My Story – Rick

This is a Finding Words story! My wife had a stroke 2 years ago and was not expected to live….

Alone and Isolated