The Aphasia Corner

Get the latest news, updates, and tricks from the Lingraphica team. Our clinical, reimbursement, and marketing teams will bring you the most up-to-date information about aphasia, speech therapy, stroke rehabilitation, and communication disorders. Check back often for new content!

No Fear Here: Why An AAC Device Is Not To Be Feared

Oct 31, 2014 | by Faye Stillman, MS, CCC-SLP/ATP

 

Caution lots of Halloween puns ahead…

It’s no secret that Lingraphica loves augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices; however, we know many clinicians may find it daunting to..

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Setting the Record Straight on Medicare and Speech-Generating Device Technology

Oct 29, 2014 | by Kevin Self

The speech community is buzzing with information about changes to Medicare’s coverage for speech-generating devices (SGDs). Headlines indicate that Medicare wants to limit coverage for individuals..

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Raising Awareness of Stroke Around the Globe

Oct 27, 2014 | by Kate Williams

October 29, 2014 is World Stroke Day. All around the globe, individuals, support groups and stroke associations are working to raise awareness about this common health condition. Because aphasia..

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Meet Herb: Blogger, Stroke Survivor, and Aphasia Advocate

Oct 15, 2014 | by Lingraphica Guest Blogger

By Herb Silverman

Writing my blog, Unmistakably Herb, hwsilverman.wordpress.com, over the last several months, one of the post I published was so intriguing that it continues to ponder and..

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When Coffee and Augmentative and Alternative Communication Come Together

Oct 01, 2014 | by Brianne Kosch, MA, CCC-SLP, ATP

 

What you like in your coffee? It’s probably cream and sugar. Maybe it’s strong and black? In your life, you've probably provided your coffee order more than a million times. This order might..

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