Calling all speech and language therapists who see people with progressive aphasia to support new research into speech and language therapy practices for this group.
The Douglas Drive Speech Tharapy Group welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in and around the Stevanage area. The group provides peer and communication support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, talks and presentations by visiting speakers.
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The Hexham Speech After Stroke club is a club that supports people who have aphasia following stroke. Activities to support conversation and verbal skills aswell as peer support and advice are offered with the support from volunteers.
Fellow: Dr Holly Robson
This study will explore whether an existing therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), can be used for people with aphasia. Information will also be collected to design a future large-scale trial evaluating this approach.
This club has been supporting people in and around the Morpeth area for over 20yrs. The main focus of the group is to support people with Aphasia following stroke.
This club only accepts people via referral from the Speech and Language service.
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.