I Have Aphasia

Aphasia anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Aphasia. You're not alone. 9 People

    My Father Has Aphasia

    My father had a stroke in 2009. He survived, but the stroke attacked his brain function, his language function in the left brain to be exact. Due to this damaged, my father suffer a communication disorder that in medical term called Aphasia. Aphasia, originally derived from “a...
    charmingpurple charmingpurple
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 12, 2012

    Frustrations

    I have had Aphasia for about 5 years since I had a stroke. There are good and bad days. It can be frustrating when trying to talk to someone. Stores are the worst. Some clerks act as if you are simple minded. They ignore you or roll their eyes. Then there are other people who try...
    FriarJim FriarJim
    56-60, M
    1 Response Nov 28, 2011

    Scene From The Series Weeds

    Season 8/Episode 2: Shane visits Nancy in the rehab facility (after she took a .22 caliber slug to the head a few months earlier). Nancy - with the help of her walker - is taking a walk down the hall with her son, when the conversation turns to his studies (college)... Nancy...
    JulesInBmore JulesInBmore
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2012

    It makes misunderstanding

    and confusion happen a lot. I sometimes struggle to communicate so much that I lose the desire to speak. I don't always sound incomprehensable(I actually sound normal that is the problem often), but people can be cruel and impatient. Few are willing to give you the benifit of...
    Sineriel Sineriel
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 23, 2015
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