2023 SLP Posters

Faculty Advisor

Amanda Eaton



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Research on quality of life for People with Aphasia (PWA) post-stroke. Benefits of Life Participation Approach to Aphasia (LPAA).


Stroke, Post-stroke, Aphasia, People with Aphasia (PWA), Online support group, Virtual support group, Life Participation approach to Aphasia (LPAA), Bilingual


Communication Sciences and Disorders | Speech and Hearing Science | Speech Pathology and Audiology


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Presentation Type

Poster Presentation


College of Education and Allied Health


Communication Disorders and Deaf Education

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Degree Program

Speech-Language Pathology

Publication Date

Spring 2023


Fontbonne University Archives


St. Louis, MO

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Benefits of Online Support Groups for People with Aphasia (PWA)



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