Aphasia Center

The Center for Aphasia Research & Treatment was created to respond to the challenge of “living with aphasia.”
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Aphasia Day 2018-- Registration now open!

In celebration of National Aphasia Awareness Month, join us for our 16th Annual Aphasia Day! Saturday June 9, 2018, 9:15-3:15 at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, 355 E. Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60611
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Our Projects

Take a look at a few of the projects we work on everyday.

Aphasia Community Programs
PROJECT TYPE: Activity & Participation, Aphasia

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2018 - Intensive Comprehensive Aphasia Program

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Aphasia Research Studies
PROJECT TYPE: Aphasia, Brain

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Aphasia Treatment Software
PROJECT TYPE: Aphasia

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Selected Publications

Attention in individuals with aphasia: Performance on the Conners' Continuous Performance Test - 2nd edition.

Studies suggest that individuals with aphasia present with impairments in attention. However, most research has been conducted with small sample sizes using experimental protocols that lack established psychometric properties. We examined the attention performance of 114 individuals with chronic post-stroke aphasia using a standardised, norm-referenced assessment of attention, the Conners' Continuous Performance Test-II (CPT-II; Conners, C. K. (2000). Conner s' Continuous Performance Test II…

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Script Templates: A Practical Approach to Script Training in Aphasia.

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Validity, reliability and sensitivity of the NORLA-6: Naming and oral reading for language in aphasia 6-point scale

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