The broad life implications of acquired dysarthria are recognized, but they have received little attention in stroke management. Reports of group therapy, which may be a suitable approach to intervention, are not available for stroke-related dysarthria. To examine the operational feasibility of and response to a new eight-session weekly group intervention programme, Living with Dysarthria, designed for people with chronic dysarthria following stroke and their main communication partners.
|Number of pages||26|
|Journal||International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 2012|
- group therapy
Mackenzie, C., Paton, G., Kelly, S., Brady, M., & Muir, M. (2012). The Living with Dysarthria group: implementation and feasibility of a group intervention for people with dysarthria following stroke and family members. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 47(6), 709-724. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-6984.2012.00180.x