Unfortunately, with the erroneous acceptance of the idea that stroke recovery can only last eighteen to twenty four months, the provision of long term treatment becomes a very real challenge for long term stroke recovery survivors.
Education and awareness have been badly lacking in this area and it needs to be given a much larger voice.
Maybe a book like "The Brain That Changes Itself" by Canadian author Norman Doidge might be a great place to start.
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