The Aphasia Program at Pi Beta Phi Rehabilitation Institute treats patients with language disorders caused by damage to the brain. Aphasia results in the loss of ability to speak and understand. Causes may include stroke, head trauma, brain tumors or infection. Our program focuses on improving communication through a supportive environment.
Why Choose Aphasia Program at Vanderbilt
- Skilled clinicians
Working with our colleagues in Hearing and Speech Sciences, our specialists provide support to improve speech, language, listening, reading and writing abilities.
- Personalized care
We tailor your treatment plan to meet your unique needs and health goals. We help you navigate your treatment options to ensure that you receive the best possible care.
We offer weekly support groups for you and your family. These groups foster connection during sessions at the Pi Beta Phi Rehabilitation Center and through outside activities such as field trips and picnics.
Tests, Treatments and Services
We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:
- Book clubs
- Computer lab therapy practice
- Current events group
- Partners in communication (PIC)
- Weekly aphasia support group meetings