My husband had a stoke just over 3 years ago and we have been living with aphasia ever since. At…

The game of Charades

Christine has met many wonderful, caring individuals the past two years. We call it the “A R C” Difference! aphasiarecoveryconnection.org…

The "A R C " Difference

I wasn’t quite sure what to check to describe my connection to aphasia…I’m a speech-language pathologist (SLP), a caregiver, and…

Aphasia can't…

I was a farmer, a carpenter, a mechanic, a school teacher, and now I’m an engineer. I worked as Senior…

I'm Alive

My sister, Maggie, and I have been very close all our lives even though I now live in Florida and…

My Sister's Story

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

Determination

Alice Schick

I had a stroke in late 2006 and was diagnosed with aphasia. My husband and I visited Moses Cone Rehab…

Alice Schick

As a Lingraphica staff member I assist with Lingraphica’s Aphasia User Group on a bi-monthly basis. Having never worked with…

Kate W.

My name is Mike. I worked at Bethlehem Steel full-time as an accountant since 1990. I had a massive stroke…

My Story

I knew when I was in middle school that I wanted to be a Speech-Language Pathologist and I knew that…

Dear to my heart

On April 24, 2007, Lynda performed her normal morning routine and left for her job as a K-4 teacher. Three…

Lynda Hilborn

My story is short. I’m a recently titled “Caregiver” for my 87 yr. old father. He was just diagnosed this…

Caregiver

My name is Debbie. Before the stroke, I worked at Rec. and Parks doing many different things. I worked in…

My Recovery

You have trouble speaking, and that’s okay. I will give you time to say…. all that you want and all…

A Message of Hope

This article originally appeared in Stroke Connection – American Stroke Association – Jan./Feb. 2004 Now 10 years later, I present…

Taking the Bulls by the Horns

This is my new life with Aphasia ​ ​This is my new life with aphasia. My hemorrhagic stroke happened on…

my new life with aphasia

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

Be Positive!

Our story begins when I walked in our front door one afternoon and my husband was standing there, smiling, and…

"A trip with my husband"

I’m Denise and I have aphasia. I attend the Adler Aphasia Center in New Jersey. I decided that we need…

Outrageous for Aphasia

Hello everybody my name is Jerry and I am a caregiver to my loved one Suzanne. Suzanne had a massive…

A Caregivers tale

My name is Bernice. I am 78 years old. I have four sons, Dean, Chad, Kelly and Steven. I had…

My Aphasia

Okay, my Aphasia is transient. I do not have aphasia all the time. I had a head injury years ago…

I'm a Transient