Research institution: Northumbria University
Researchers: Joni Holmes, Darren Dunning, Danielle Fleck, and Susan Gathercole
Training program used in research: Cogmed RM
Working memory impairments are characteristic of children with language impairments. In this study we are piloting working memory training with a small group of children with language difficulties, measuring the impact of the intervention on working memory, phonological processing and reading skills.