Diagnosis Destinations  Aphasia

What is Aphasia?

Aphasia is any language impairment caused by brain damage. "Aphasia is characterized by complete or partial impairment of language comprehension, formulation, and use; excludes disorders associated with primary sensory deficits, general mental deterioration, or psychiatric disorders. Partial impairment is often referred to as dysphasia." from: Terminology of Communication Disorders, Speech-Language-Hearing, Third Edition. By Lucille Nicolosi, Elizabeth Harryman and Janet Kresheck.


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AphasiaTutor is a series of programs (AT series) that help to improve speech, word retrieval, reading and writing .

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