Primary Progressive Aphasia 

Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA)

Primary Progressive Aphasia, also known as PPA, is a degenerative neurological condition in
which language capabilities become impaired over time. However, it defers greatly from other forms of Aphasia. 

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PPA: A Caregiver's Perspective on a Different Kind of Aphasia

A caregiver shares her story and advice for others who may also have a family member diagnosed with Primary Progressive Aphasia.

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Receiving a diagnosis of primary progressive aphasia is hard. Sometimes it may only be in hindsight that all of the early signs of difficulty even become apparent. Learn more about what the journey to diagnosis of PPA may look like and how a Speech Language Pathologist plays a role in treatment for communication.