Title

Success stories in aphasia

Document Type

Article

Publication Title

Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation

ISSN

1074-9357

Volume

13

Issue

1

DOI

10.1310/29WX-32LE-A21H-3JQJ

First Page

37

Last Page

43

Publication Date

1-1-2006

Abstract

Success in living with aphasia is discussed in the context of two couples who describe themselves as leading successful poststroke lives. Excerpts of interviews with the couples highlight some of the more salient issues and how each couple has come to accept and even appreciate “aphasic life.”