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

The game of Charades

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

Kate W.

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

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

I'm a Transient

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

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

My Grandma Diggins could not talk, But she could hum and she could walk. And even though her words got…

GRANDMA DIGGINS

This is a Finding Words story! My world as I had knowned came to a screeching halt on June 2,…

Soul Intact

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

My Sister's Journey