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The living with dysarthria programme for post-stroke dysarthria

MacKenzie, Catherine and Paton, Gillian and Kelly, Shona and Brady, Marian and Muir, Margaret (2012) The living with dysarthria programme for post-stroke dysarthria. In: European CPLOL congress, 2012-05-25 - 2012-05-26.

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Despite the commonness of dysarthria in stroke populations, intervention research is scant, especially relating to the psycho-social effects of dysarthria. Groups, which provide opportunities for natural interaction with a range of communication partners, discussion of experiences, problem solving and peer support, may be an appropriate management format for people with dysarthria and their communication partners.