Aphasia and Communication

Straight Talk: Aphasia and Communication Aphasia is a disorder that affects a person’s ability to communicate. Brain damage, specifically to the left half of the brain, caused by injury or stroke is the main cause of this disorder. A person with Aphasia may have difficulty speaking, listening, reading, and writing, but the disorder doesn’t affect … More Aphasia and Communication

STRESSED OUT: Understanding Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety and anxiety disorders are more common today than ever before. Modern life provides ample reason to feel anxious, and while occasional anxiousness is unavoidable, when it does not go away or gets worse over time, it may be cause for concern.  With high levels of uncertainty caused by the ever-changing economic and political landscapes and the constant stream … More STRESSED OUT: Understanding Anxiety Disorders