Links and Resources

  1. What is Aphasia?
  2. Aphasia Centers
  3. University Research Centers

What is Aphasia?

Aphasia is an acquired communication disorder that impairs a person’s ability to process language, butdoes not affect intelligence.  Aphasia impairs the ability to speak and understand others, and most people with aphasia experience difficulty reading and writing.

Aphasia Resources and Centers

National Aphasia Association
350 Seventh Avenue, Suite 902
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 800-922-4622

Adler Aphasia Center
60 West Hunter Avenue
Maywood, NJ 07607
Phone: 201-368-8585
Fax: 201-587-1909

Aphasia Center of West Texas
5214 Thomason Drive
Midland, TX 79703
Phone: 432-699-1261

Aphasia Center of California
200 Grand Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
Phone: 510-336-0112

Houston Aphasia Recovery Center
3701 Briarpark Drive, Suite 310
Houston, TX 77042
Phone: 713-781-7100

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Center for Aphasia Research and Treatment
345 East Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-238-1000

Snyder Center for Aphasia Life Enhancement
5910 Tork Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21212
Phone: 410-323-1777

Stroke Comeback Center
145 Park Street SE
Vienna, VA 22180
Phone: 703-255-5221

 University Research Centers

University of Colorado, Boulder
Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
Campus Box 409
Boulder, CO 80309
Phone: 303-492-5375

University of Arizona, Tucson
Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
P.O. Box 210071
Tucson, AZ 85721-0071
Phone: 520-621-7070