Cogmed Working Memory Training

Cogmed
Cogmed Working Memory Training (Cogmed) provides an evidence-based program for helping children, adolescents, and adults sustainably improve attention by training their working memory.  Cognitive neuroscience, combined with innovative computer game design and close professional support, enables Cogmed to deliver substantial and lasting benefits to clients.

Overview

Publication date:
new, updated version fall 2020
Age range:
4+
Qualification level:
B
Completion time:
Variable protocols allow for individualised training schedules to meet the specific needs of trainees and their families.  25 to 50 minutes per day, 3-5 days per week.
Report Options:
Progress monitoring and reporting included in the program

Product Details

Cogmed working memory training is the most scientifically validated cognitive intervention for working memory and attention deficits.  Working memory is key to the brain's processing capacity.  It is vital for concentration, reasoning, and learning. 

Cognitive neuroscience, combined with innovative computer game design and close professional support, enable Cogmed to deliver substantial and lasting benefits to clients.

Why Choose Cogmed?

Because Cogmed Works!

  • Based on strong scientific research; over 120 peer-reviewed studies support the efficacy of Cogmed.
  • 200,000+ users in 20+ countries have trained with Cogmed to improve their working memory and attention
  • Cogmed can be effective with a wide range of individuals with working memory deficits, including those born with a deficit or who acquired a deficit through brain injury or disease.
  • Cogmed works for children and adults

Features

  • The Cogmed training algorithm adjusts the task complexity level for each exercise in real time keeping the user in their "training zone".
  • Clients are assisted by a Cogmed coach who leads the training, tracks results, and gives support and motivation
  • Variable training protocols allow coaches to assign training schedules that meet the needs to their clients
  • The Cogmed Islands persistent world builder incentive system provides additional motivation with a fun, engaging gamification mechanism
  • Cogmed coaches and users have online access to their own training results and progress status.
  • The web-based training application can be used on any internet enabled computer or tablet with a modern web browser (is there a minimum screen size we should indicate?).  Coaches can access the Cogmed Coaching Centre on any mobile device.

To learn more about the science of Cogmed and the Cogmed method visit www.cogmed.com

 

 

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