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Momentary Absences: Epilepsy, Aphasia or Senior Moments?

June 28, 2010

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When you have those moments of absence when you seem to zone out, what's the cause? In my case, it could be aphasia, epilepsy or just a senior moment.

Words and the Power of Words

June 27, 2010

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Words mean so much to us. What happens when the facility to use words is taken away or dimished? I compare words to stored away toys and sweaters or new Christmas presents for a young child to words for someone whidh aphasia

Request for help in tacking down quote about problem solving

June 26, 2010

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Request for help in tracking down a quote about problem solving

Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks

June 25, 2010

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changing engrained patterns of behavior (habits) can be difficult but it can be done. You can teach old dogs, even ones with aphasia, new tricks.

Living with Epilepsy and Aphasia

June 25, 2010

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How following a complicated set of directions can be difficult for the aphasia sufferer.

A Modest Proposal for the Re-engineering ofAmerican Higher Education

June 21, 2010

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Some suggestio

The Recovery of Aphasia and Epilepsy patients can be helped through the application of appropriate challenges with proper scaffolding

June 21, 2010

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Aphasia and epilepsy patients can be helped in their recovery by being pushed and stretched in a sage environment.