The Aphasia Corner

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10 Tips For Communicating with Someone Who Has Aphasia

Aphasia is a communication disorder that affects a person’s ability to process and use language. It is a neurological condition caused by damage to the portions of the brain responsible for language, and it does not affect intelligence.

April 29, 2016

Blog, Aphasia

By Kate Williams

Broca’s, Wernicke’s, Global, Oh, My! What You Need to Know About the Six Types of Aphasia

If your loved one has suffered a stroke and is experiencing some language deficiencies, you may hear your healthcare professional throw around terms like, "Broca's aphasia" or "Wernicke's aphasia," and wonder what these terms mean.