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Speaking of Shame: Eating Disorders

February 22-28th was Eating Disorder Awareness Week.  Eating disorders are yet another Body-Focused Repetitive Disorder, different from hair pulling, cutting and skin picking, and yet somehow the same.  In my opinion, eating disorders also belong under the shame umbrella.  They … Continue reading

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Cogmed Story: Jason Follows Through (Final Session)

You remember Jason the 26 year old young man who hope to return to college.  He participated in Cogmed for Adults and his results are startling!  It has been awhile since he finished and we had our follow-up final session. … Continue reading

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Jason Steps Up: Cogmed for Adults Chapter 4

Once again Jason was right on time for his call.  Once again he improved.  His overall Cognitive Performance Index (CPI) was 79 with Working memory    Following Instructions and Math Challenge (His beginning CPI was 24, WOW!)   What was … Continue reading

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Jason Perseveres: Cogmed for Adults Chapter 3

Jason was right on time for his third coach call. I had gone through all of his trainings from the past week, and clearly he was “in the groove.” His overall CPI (Cognitive Performance Index) had again improved in all … Continue reading

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