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Aphasia United Summit 2

The second Aphasia United Summit was held on 17 June 2014 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands!

The meeting was a great success with 22 delegates from 9 countries participating. Detailed outcomes from the meeting will be available here soon.


Top row (L to R): Jaqueline Hinckley (USA), Sarah Wallace (Australia), Natalie Ciccone (Australia), Linda Worrall (Australia), Katarina Hilari (UK), Simon Horton (UK), Nicole Campbell (UK), Anu Klippi (Finland), Julie Morris (UK)

Bottom row (L to R): Clare McCann (New Zealand), Deborah Hersh (Australia), Marian Brady (UK), Nina Simmons-Mackie(USA) and  Ilias Papathanasiou (Greece).

Not pictured: Mieke van de Sandt (The Netherlands), Anthony Kong (USA), Aura Kagan (Canada), Ruth Patterson (Canada), Ellayne Ganzfried (USA) and Glenn Goldblum (South Africa).

Aphasia Logo Competition!

The search for an iconic symbol for aphasia has begun!  

Aphasia United is launching an international competition to develop and adopt a symbol that can help raise awareness of aphasia, which international surveys have identified as an impediment to improving services.

The closing date for submissions is August 31st 2014.  

Submissions should be made directly to AphasiaUnitedLogo@gmail.com 

Aphasia United Presentations

Since the inaugural summit in 2012, Aphasia United has presented at several conferences. 

View the presentations here:

15th International Aphasia Rehabilitation Conference IARC, Melbourne Australia, 2012.

The Aphasia United Summit, Melbourne Australia, 2012.

Clinical Aphasiology Conference (CAC) 2013.

Resources and Links

Click on the icons below to link with some great resources for involving people with aphasia in research and consultation processes.

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland  

Connect - The Communication Disability Network


Individuals and organisations are invited to register as affiliates of Aphasia United! 

Becoming an affiliate of Aphasia United is a way to connect with the global aphasia community. There are no fees or obligations involved in becoming an affiliate. Where possible, affiliates are invited to invest their own knowledge and resources to carry out activities that will advance the goals of Aphasia United.

To become an individual affiliate simply register with Aphasia United by clicking the register button at the top right of this page.

To register your oganisation as an affiliate, complete the form below and e-mail it to contact@aphasiaunited.org

Affiliate Registration Form.docx


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