Alice Schick

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

Alice Schick

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

The game of Charades

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 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

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…

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

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

Broken Pieces

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

My Story

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

My Recovery

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

A Caregivers tale

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

my new life with 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

Had a major stroke Need help with commucation Wish I was normal back to my normal self Miss family and…

Listen

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

Outrageous for Aphasia

This is a Finding Words story! Lucky for a loving wife, super family, friends, and caregivers. I’m retired, after working…

Lucky!

My sister Marie was diagnosed with corticobasal degeneration (CBD). It took a long time for this diagnosis to occur. Her…

My Sister's Journey