A complete guide to emotional changes after stroke

Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Stroke information

Resource type

Front cover of documentA stroke is sudden and shocking. This complete guide explains how a stroke can affect your emotions, some of the problems that this can cause and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke but there's information for family and friends as well.

It contains more detailed information than our leaflet Depression and other emotional changes.

This guide is only available to download. It's not available to order in print.

Accessible formats

  • Clear print: you can download a PDF at the end of this page.
  • Large print: you can download a large print version at the end of this page.
  • Braille: email info@stroke.org.uk to request a braille copy 

Document date

Publication date
April 2015
Next review due
April 2018