cognitive retraining

cognitive retraining

Restoring analytical skills, decision making, memory, and reasoning through stimulation and practice.
Synonym: rehabilitation, cognitive
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They introduce assessment, theories, and methods, then discuss computerized cognitive retraining programs for patients with traumatic brain injury and other brain disorders, a holistic approach that involves cognitive tasks and mediation and psychological and other professional services, EEG neurofeedback training, cognitive behavioral principles, a circuitry approach to rehabilitation, cognitive remediation of neurocognitive deficits in schizophrenia, interventions for specific learning disorders, and challenges in the field.
In an effort to improve VS outcomes, recent models have been developed that incorporate cognitive retraining with traditional VS [11-13].
Cognitive Rehabilitation or Cognitive Retraining is a way to teach the brain to skin that cat even if one finger is tied up in a splint.
It is hoped that such research will eventually lead to cognitive-style interventions for substance abuse and overeating - interventions that look at cognitive retraining as a means of supplementing more traditional, clinically-oriented, therapies.
The two methods commonly employed are cognitive retraining and cognitive behavioural therapy.
This includes abbreviation expansion, word prediction, cognitive retraining software, reading and writing aids, electronic reference tools, and browser accessibility.
Coastline was the first community college in the country to offer a cognitive retraining program for brain-injury survivors.
The process included the following elements: a period of strict observation, investigation, assessment, classification and incident-free behavior in segregation; movement to another, less austere, segregation unit where single privileges may be earned one week at a time; successful completion of a cognitive retraining program; signing a behavior contract indicating "No Further Gang Activity"; weekly staff follow-up when the inmate returns to the general population; and discussion of each case at the weekly gang classification meeting as part of follow-up.
Therapeutic activities for cognitive retraining have been positively impacted by the developments in computer applications.
He is currently directing a Society funded project to assess the value of cognitive retraining for memory problems in MS.
Nevertheless, cognitive retraining in this instance is just that, retraining, not the generation of new processes or taking them to a higher or deeper level than in the premorbid condition.

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