Media Blitz

- Last updated on March 1st, 2018 -

Brain Attack

PK Press - 2016
Liz Peart and Herb Silverman

With nineteen inspiring stories, my article focuses on the key building blocks with recovery including tenacity, humor and more. Very enlightening! Click here...

Have a Word by Herb about Aphasia Awareness

Health Stories Project - 2015
Diana Xin

June is Aphasia Awareness Month, so in that arena, this article focuses on my advocacy and ingenuity between the community of aphasia and the steps to continue our cause. Click here...

Chapter 10: The Optimist and the Fatalist - Narrative-Based Practice in Speech-Language Pathology

Jacqueline H. Hinckley, Ph.D. - 2007
Herb Silverman and Jacqueline H. Hinckley, PhD

This book addresses the \"clinician side\" of the therapeutic equation by spotlighting the synergy aspects of clinical work in speech-language pathology and encourages the development of communication skills and attitudes as the clinician gains experience. The method used to explore this topic is autoethnographic narrative, a commonly used tool in other disciplines including medicine - \'listening to patients\' - and occupational therapy, but thus far rarely explored in speech-language pathology. Click here...

Defeating a Devastation Adversity

Savannah Morning News - 2005
Herb Silverman

Even the reporter said, Mr. Silverman \"was ‘stubborn and determined’ and overcame its worst effects.\" This story talks about practice and consistency over the long haul. Click here...

What I Meant to Say...

National Speaking Association - 2003
Herb Silverman

This article is for everyone because, whether you have aphasia or not, you learn how to adapt and innovate new solutions.  With positive, persistence, perseverance and passion, you will open your mind and unlock the key of well-being and optimism. Click here...

Why Did I Say That

Speechless - The Documentary - 2015
Herb Silverman


p style=\"text-align: left;\">In introspective account of how perseverance and a positive attitude can achieve almost anything, even my speech after my stroke. Click here...

Aphasia Traps Its Victims in a Silent World

Ocala Star Banner - 2008
Herb Silverman and Naseem Miller

An awful title, a powerful insight on the scope and impact of aphasia. Ms. Miller and I spoke about my mission to raise awareness about aphasia and, furthermore, my outlook for the community to be cognizant and involved in our cause.  As a result, the mayor issued a proclamation, acknowledging June as the National Aphasia Awareness month. Click here...

I Had Everything I Could Have Wanted & Then Some, Then My Life Went

Aphasia Hope Foundation - 2006
Herb Silverman


p style=\"text-align: left;\">An uplifting article about confidence and consistency dealing with my aphasia. Basically, mind over matter to everyone experiencing change. Click here...

Taking the Bull by the Horns

Stroke Connection - American Stroke Association - 2004
Herb Silverman


p style=\"text-align: left;\">To be disciplined.  To be hungry.  To be positive.  This article talks about the steps to well-being and commitment from objectives to ultimate success. Click here...

Triumph Over Tragedy

Emory (Goizueta) Magazine - Emory University - 2002
Carol Carter

As a graduate student and Director of Alumni Relations for Goizueta Business School of Emory University, this article talks about determination and drive to achieve all possibilities. Click here...