One of the most difficult things about being a new aphasia caregiver is learning how to communicate with your spouse, child, parent, sibling or other relative or acquaintance. It is not uncommon to feel confused and unsure of whether that person understands what you are saying.
The key thing to remember is that aphasia impacts a person’s language. It does NOT impact their intellect. So, here are seven quick tips to help you to better communicate with someone who has aphasia.