June is National Aphasia Awareness Month. This national campaign is to educate the public about aphasia and to recognize those who are living or caring for people with aphasia. The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association increasing aphasia awareness by sharing tips, effects, and assisting devices.
Topics: American Stroke Association, Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disor, Ilias PAPATHANASIOU, allied health professional, American Heart Association, Aphasia, National Aphasia Awareness Month, Patrick Coppens
The 2014 ASHA Convention is being held in Orlando, FL, November 20-22. This year’s theme is “Science. Learning. Practice. Generations of Discovery.” Each year the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Conference brings together more than 12,000 speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and scientist to learn about the latest research, improve techniques, and gain new resources to advance professional development.
Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disorders by Ilias Papathanasiou, Patrick Coppens, and Constantin Potagas is now available as a CourseSmart eBook.
Topics: Adult language disorders, Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disor, ICF framework, Ilias PAPATHANASIOU, Language disorders, Neurogenic language disorders, Neurogenics, Aphasia, communication disorders, papa, papathanasiou