The recommended treatment for aphasia is usually speech and language therapy. Sometimes aphasia improves on its own without treatment. This treatment is carried out by a speech and language therapist (SLT). If you were admitted to hospital, there should be a speech and language therapy team there.
How do you deal with aphasia?
Communication Strategies: Some Dos and DontsMake sure you have the persons attention before you start.Minimize or eliminate background noise (TV, radio, other people).Keep your own voice at a normal level, unless the person has indicated otherwise.Keep communication simple, but adult. Give them time to speak.
Why do I struggle to get my words out?
This is also called Brocas or nonfluent aphasia. People with this pattern of aphasia may understand what other people say better than they can speak. People with this pattern of aphasia struggle to get words out, speak in very short sentences and omit words. A person might say, Want food or Walk park today.