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What is Working Memory?

  • We use working memory every day.
  • It is the ability to keep information in your mind for a short time, focus on a task and remember what to do next.
  • With a working memory deficit, it is difficult to stay focused, ignore distractions, plan next steps, remember instructions, start and finish tasks.
  • Studies show a deficit in working memory often leads to difficulties in school especially in reading comprehension and math.

What is Cogmed Working Memory Training?
  • Cogmed Working Memory Training is an evidence-based computer training program for helping children, adolescents and adults sustainably improve attention by training working memory.
  • Cogmed Working Memory Training has been clinically proven to improve active working memory skills, ability to concentrate, and control impulsive responses.

Who may benefit from Cogmed?
  • Children, ages 4 and up, and adults with:
  •  ADHD
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Learning Disabilities
  • General Aging
Is Cogmed proven to work?

  • 8 out of 10 users show significant improvements in attentiveness and complex reasoning skills.
  • Studies also indicate improvement in reading comprehension, math skills, and a reduction in impulsive behaviors.
  • Cogmed is scientifically validated by clinical studies published in respected professional journals.
  • There is on-going research at several leading U.S. universities, and worldwide.
  • For more detailed studies, visit

What does Cogmed include?

The complete program includes:

• Initial interview

• Start-up session in the office with a Qualified Cogmed Coach
• Five weeks of home computer training (5 days per week, 25 sessions total)
Weekly coach contact which allows for feedback and optimal progress with the assistance of a trained professional
• Wrap-up contact
• Six month follow-up
• Access to the Cogmed Training Web
• Cogmed Extension Training (12 months)

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