Brooklyn College Aphasia Group

Survivors

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Address

  • 2900 Bedford Ave
  • Brooklyn, New York 11229

Contact

  • Prof. Barbara Bennett
  • (718) 951-5186

Meeting

  • Every Wednesday
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Speech and Hearing Dept

Agenda

Dept has newsletter. Age range of members: 50+. A therapeutic theme is planned (e.g. shopping, eating out in a restaurant, famous historical events). The material is arranged to individual needs (i.e., each client's particular language or speech areas to be addressed). There is an interaction among clients which reinforces practice in their particular language areas and stimulates socialization. Coffee and cake are served, which further stimulates language and socialization.

Notes

All members are motivated, show good attendance and help each in the therapeutic process, no matter what the disorder. Each client is supportive of the when practicing and socializing. 718-951-5282 Direct

Type

Social support, Educational support

Specialty

Aphasia



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