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!

Aphasia Spotlight: Adler Aphasia Center

Dealing with aphasia can be a long, hard road for many. Thankfully, there are organizations dedicated to helping and supporting that journey. Meet the Adler Aphasia Center and the services it provides to people with aphasia.

SmallTalk App Spotlight: Phonemes

This is a series of blogs that will feature our free SmallTalk apps available for the iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® on the App Store®.

Success Story: Jack Brunetti Finds a Voice After a PPA Diagnosis

When primary progressive aphasia began to steal his words, Jack Burnetti found new hope in communicating with a device from Lingraphica. Read on for his journey to successful communication.

February 10, 2017

Blog, Aphasia

By Angie Maher

Remembering Nancy Mamis-King

This year started off on a somber note for our Lingraphica family. Last week, we learned that another one of our User Group members, Nancy Mamis-King, had passed away. She was 84 years old. Nancy attended User Group meetings for more than 10 years and was one of the founding members of the group. She passed away peacefully surrounded by friends and family.

February 10, 2017

Blog, Aphasia

By Michael Boeri

Top 5 Speech-Generating Device Phrases For Valentine’s Day

Speech-generating devices serve as the primary communication tools for thousands of adults and children. From stroke survivors to children diagnosed with autism, Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices can help express important messages from the heart. Here are the top five phrases we helped to create for loved ones recently.

Coming Soon to an App Store Near You: Aphasia Tunes!

Todd Pleeter, pictured on the right, met with Lingraphica's Aphasia User Group to test out his app called Aphasia Tunes.  Read on to find out what they thought.

February 1, 2017

Blog, Aphasia

By Angie Maher