Author Paul Gilbert of ADDitude: Living Well With Attention Deficit magazine recently featured Cogmed in an article titled, Brain-Training Tools for More Attention, Less Deficit: These ADHD therapies offer fun and games with a serious purpose: increasing your child’s focus.
Here is the link to the article: http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/10076.html
Here at Child and Family Development, Joy Granetz, Ph.D. offers this program. She is one of a few trained Practitioners in our area. Dr. Granetz is a North Carolina licensed psychologist and has over thirteen years of extensive experience. Dr. Granetz is based at our South Charlotte clinic where she provides neuropsychological assessment and psychoeducational evaluations of children and adolescents with special focus in working with children and adolescents with learning disabilities, attention disorders, head injury, tic disorders, and epilepsy. Dr. Granetz also provides therapy for children and adolescents with emotional and/or behavioral difficulties. To find out if Cogmed Working Memory Training is right for you, call our South Charlotte office to schedule an initial appointment.
Visit their website, http://www.cogmed.com/, for more information about this state-of-the-art intervention. A free parent webinar is available.