Welcome to The Aphasia Center! Here you will find information about our intensive aphasia treatment programs, education for families with aphasia and professionals, resources, and more.
If this is the first time you're hearing about intensive aphasia treatment, you may be wondering why it such a big deal. Intensive therapy means aphasia treatment delivered from 10-30 hours a week for a certain number of weeks.
An intensive aphasia treatment schedule provides more therapy hours in a concentrated, compressed way – over a shorter period of time. The concept is similar to a foreign language submersion program.
At The Aphasia Center, our private intensive aphasia treatment programs provide therapy, counseling, training, coaching, and lots of fun and love in a small, family-centered environment for 25 hours weekly. Choose an option below to get started.
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Every year, aphasia treatment articles are published and presented in the world. Some of these treatments you will hear about, but most you won’t. The treatments you hear about tend to become buzz words in therapy—constraint-induced, singing therapy, etc. As
I will frequently run into “separation anxiety” when caregivers and clients come to The Center for the first time. While they are aware that caregivers do not participate in the majority of the sessions, the first few days at the
I frequently find myself in the middle of family with aphasia—I’m the professional advisor, counselor,aphasia therapist, and advocate. One side is the caregiver, who has been there night and day since the brain injury– making decisions, going outside of their comfort