Communicating when aphasia is in the mix can be effortful, challenging, and frustrating for all parties involved. Read on to learn about 12 helpful strategies to better conversation.
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In December 2016, Lingraphica asked our SLP friends to take part in a "Best of 2016" survey to find out a few of their favorite things. Here's what they said.
Two members of the Lingraphica staff presented at the Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) 2017 Conference in January. Faye Stillman, MS, CCC-SLP/ATP, Continuing Education Manager, shared her findings on the topic of Establishing Virtual Connections for PWAs Using Online Communities and LPAA through a poster session; while Lisa Haynes, MS, CCC-SLP, Clinical Affairs Manager, spoke about Using Technology to Treat and Manage Chronic Aphasia. Below is a recap of their presentations.
Older adults now comprise about 14% of the United States population. As the population continues to age, that number is estimated to grow; by 2020, 12 million Americans are expected to need long-term care (LTC). Additionally, the prevalence of cognitive impairment among the older population has increased significantly over the past decade.
Lingraphica invites you to ring in 2017 with three brand new free CEU offerings to add to your toolbox of treatment strategies and evidence-based practice for your clients. They are 30-minute, recorded webinars that you can complete at your convenience and have been approved for .05 ASHA CEUs. To get started, visit the CEU page on our website:
Most of us are familiar with whiteboards and their use in classrooms and business environments. But do you know how effective they can be when working with people who have speech or communication disorders?
The ASHA 2016 Convention in Philadelphia is shaping up to be one to remember. ASHA is anticipating record attendance and, as always, Lingraphica is bringing you an educational and fun week of activities in Philly. Take a look below at what’s going on – you don’t want to miss these events.
We are excited to let you know that we have added a new course to AACDevice.com called “Improvements In Chronic Conduction Aphasia With Therapy And Online Home Practice”.
New to the Philly area? Want to know where to get the best Philly cheesesteak? We’re locals! Watch this video to find out how to download our SLP's Guide to Philly – ASHA 2016.