Research

Brain Training

We often field questions about the effectiveness of programs such as Cogmed, Brain Balance, LearningRx, etc.  It is important to understand the history and research regarding these programs before making a decision to commit time and financial resources.

Contrary to previous findings, a recent study has shown that there is no good evidence that working memory training improves intelligence test scores or other measures of ”real-world” cognitive skills.

Dyslexia

Tech: “Reading the situation: The relationship between dyslexia and situational awareness for road sign information.”

Autism

New autism diagnoses shifting toward mild end of spectrum.

ADHD

ADHD and Exercise:  Studies show that even half an hour a day can help kids function better and feel better.