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Recent Posts

Collaborative Study: Hallmark Rehabilitation Services and Lingraphica


Lingraphica co-founder and Chief Scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from a collaborative study conducted by Hallmark Rehabilitation Serivces and Lingraphica on the benefits of online language therapy in long-term care facilities. Read on for the details.

Study: Benefits of Combining Online Language Therapy and Volunteer Care Extenders in Long-Term Care Facilities


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from a collaborative study conducted by clinicians at Hallmark Rehabilitation Services with guidance and support from Lingraphica. The study documents the important ways that long-term care (LTC) facilities and their clients may benefit from combining the use of interactive, online language therapy with the engagement of volunteer care extenders to strengthen Functional Maintenance Programs (FMPs). Read on for the details and study conclusions.

U.S. Study: Rate of Aphasia Among Stroke Patients Discharged from Hospitals


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from a U.S. study on the rate of aphasia among stroke patients discharged from the hospital. Read on for the details.

Primary Progressive Aphasia Study from Washington, DC


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from a primary progressive aphasia study out of Washington, DC. Read on for the details.

Aphasia Study from Boston University


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from an aphasia study from Boston University. Read on for the details.

Aphasia Study from Argentina


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from an aphasia study in Argentina. Read on for the details.

Aphasia Study from Norway


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from an aphasia study in Norway. Read on for the details.

Article Documents Benefits of Telerehabilitation Involving Lingraphica’s TalkPath Therapy


Lingraphica’s co-founder and chief scientist, Richard Steele, recently co-authored a study, published in Aphasiology, that documents the effectiveness of telerehabilitation when combined with home practice via TalkPath Therapy—a free, online service.  Read on for details.

Aphasia Study from Sweden


Lingraphica co-founder and chief scientist, Dr. Richard Steele, summarizes the recent findings from an aphasia study in Sweden. Read on for the details.

New Study Shows Adults With Chronic Aphasia Improve With Teletherapy

For many years it was widely believed post-stroke survivors with aphasia would essentially plateau six months into their recovery. In an effort to test this assumption and support the community of adults with chronic aphasia, we studied the effectiveness of our speech-generating devices in the recovery and improvement of speech for adults with aphasia long after onset. Our research proved that adults can improve significantly beyond six months with the help of a speech device.

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