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Training for adults with poor working memory

 

Posted: January 14, 2008 - Cogmed a developer of software-based working memory training programs for people with attention deficits, has launched Cogmed QM, a new working memory training program designed especially for adults struggling with inattention due to impaired working memory.

Is it worth going to the mind gym?

 

Posted: January 12, 2008 - A January article in New Scientist examines the brain fitness trend, evaluating the increasing number of programs popping up on the market. The article features Cogmed founder, Dr. Torkel Klingberg, who cautions people to be scientific when approaching cognitive training. “Brain training is where internal medicine was in the 19th century. We need to find the specific conditions under which it works,” said Klingberg, who points to working memory training as one successful application.

ADD Center for Self-Management

 

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