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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I’ve heard from many a frustrated family member something like the following: “The therapist just comes in and sets up her bag of items. Every single time. She puts out a plate, a fork, and a cup and just says
When I review records of potential clients, I read reports from their speech therapists. One of the measures speech therapists use to talk about a client’s comprehension is how well they respond to yes/no questions. Yes/no questions are contained in
Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is a fairly new, non-invasive treatment for aphasia. While there have been a few studies using this device with persons with aphasia, it is not a widely available treatment at this time. It has been