Connecting Online – A Look Inside a Modern Aphasia Group Tactus Therapy blogger Holly Fadie visits Emerson College to find out more about a life-participation model of aphasia group therapy that is connecting stroke survivors with family and friends through technology.  For adults with aphasia, the combination of communication challenges mixed with inexperience with technology may result in missed opportunities to connect with family and friends [...]

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Poetry Writing – My Way to Recovery

Maple Ridge father of seven Barry Plamondon wrote a book of poems after he suffered his second major stroke in 2012. Barry Plamondon needed an outlet after suffering his second stroke in five years. The 57-year-old Maple Ridge resident found what he was searching for, through poetry. In 2012, the father of seven suffered the [...]

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