Kingsley House is a Stroke Association Voluntary Led Communication Group for people with communication difficulties following stroke.
Improving our prediction of recovering language abilities after stroke
What maintains stroke survivors’ continued use of self-managed computer therapy for aphasia?
Through a range of activities and meetings, the Greenhill Aphasia Group provides essential peer and social support. Activities include conversation, keep fit, art and quizzes.
People with aphasia are at risk of becoming depressed and isolated. However, due to their language difficulties they are often excluded from stroke research exploring effective interventions. This research will explore whether an existing therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), can be used with people with aphasia.
The Strike a Chord choir in Cwmbran are holding their first concert since forming 18 months ago.
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How important is the relationship between therapist and stroke survivor in rehabilitation of language ability?
The St Albans and Harpenden Stroke Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in the area. The club provides peer and communication support, offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, talks and presentations by visiting speakers.
This project aims to find out if peer support can avert some of the adverse psychological consequences of aphasia, the language and communication disorder that affects about 15% of those who have a stroke.