Partners in FTD Care #9: When the Meaning Is Lost — Semantic Variant PPA

Individuals with semantic variant primary progressive aphasia (svPPA) lose the meaning of words, develop difficulty recognizing faces and have trouble reading the emotions of others. In addition, disinhibited, rigid and compulsive behaviors develop over time. This issue introduces the special challenges of svPPA and provides practical tools and strategies that you can use.

Issue #9: Fall 2013: When the Meaning is Lost – Semantic Variant PPA