Do you have a patient with aphasia? It is a communication impairment due to stroke or brain injury. Aphasia impacts identity and relationships because of difficulties speaking, understanding words, reading and writing.
They can be referred to UBC – SNAP (Student Northern Aphasia Project) at UHNBC.
- Speech Language Pathology (SLP) students will run aphasia therapy groups
- Open to any adult with aphasia who lives in the Prince George area
- Will run Tuesday and Thursdays (in either a morning or afternoon group) from June 11 to July 18, 2019 at UHNBC
- Information night will be available for families to learn communication strategies
You can refer patients with aphasia to UBC – SNAP with the attached referral form.
If you have questions or would like more information, please contact:
Elaina McCarron, Project Coordinator and Clinical Supervisor, UBC – SNAP