Aphasia is a long-term condition and many people will continue to need support for several years after its onset. However, with the right tools and support, even someone with severe aphasia can continue to communicate effectively.
A guide for family, friends and carers of people who have had a stroke, from the Stroke Association. Packed with information about the emotional impact of stroke, rehabilitation and recovery, and the support available to carers.
This guide provides information about why someone might not survive a stroke, and the emotional impact on family and carers.
At just 23 years old, Emily Curry had a stroke while at work. She reflects on her life a year after her stroke.
How aphasia may affect your mood and emotions.