Category: Jerome Kaplan

Young stroke survivor Valerie Giglio’s long road back

Boston Globe (subscription required) Jerome Kaplan, College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Aphasia Resource Center Valerie Giglio Samson inched an evening glove up her arm, black satin from her fingertips to her elbow… Expert quote: “It was hard to believe if you’d listened to her videos pre-stroke. It was like she was tone deaf.” View […]

WENDY MURPHY: Gabby Giffords teaches us all to speak

Patriot Ledger Jerome Kaplan, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College, Aphasia Resource Center Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords has been in the news a lot lately, speaking out against gun violence… Expert quote: “People who don’t understand aphasia see someone who can’t get the words out and they assume they’re deaf or unintelligent. Aphasia […]