Drs. Cheung and Slavin (2012) have found in their review of reading research that training using the Captain's Log MindPower exercises improved the reading skills of students more than specific reading software. Students in the Captain's Log group scored higher than the control groups on two measures of reading skills .... Read More →
Posts Tagged "cognitive training"
Alzheimer’s and Dementia – Early Intervention is Key in Fight against Rising Prevalence and Healthcare Costs
According to a recent USA Today article, rates of Alzheimer's diagnosis are expected to triple by 2050. With the average cost to Medicare for an Alzheimer's patient being more than three times the cost for patients without Alzheimer's or other dementia, this increase in the number of people developing Alzheimer's .... Read More →
The Complete Mental Gym!Your clients of all ages will discover how exciting it is to improve their thinking skills. Based on extensive scientific research and clinical experience, the Captain’s Log MindPower Builder’s 50 programs provide you with over 2000 different exercises to train twenty different cognitive skills. At the same time, you can .... Read More →
Let us teach your entire staff to use the full depth and power of the Captain's Log Cognitive Training System and the SmartMind Pro neurofeedback system, two powerful tools to help your clients with brain injuries, mental illness, and other cognitive deficits. The author of the software, Dr. Joseph A. .... Read More →
The effectiveness of computerized cognitive training and neurofeedback treatment in improving the functioning of ADHD children
A study conducted at the Center for the Study of Special Populations (See note below.) was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of commercially available computerized cognitive training (Captain’s Log) and neurofeedback (EEG brain wave biofeedback) treatment in helping to improve the functioning of children diagnosed as having an ADHD disorder. .... Read More →