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Cognitive and Memory Training


Cognitive and Memory Training

NYCMFT uses neuropsychological-based psychotherapy for the following services: Cognitive Strengthening and Memory Enhancement (CSME)

Through our CSME trainings, we specialize in focusing on client strengthens as opposed to client deficits.  We believe in the Hebbian Theory: "Cells that fire together wire together."  We use cortical remapping techniques to improve client functioning. While we can provide assessments for such disorders as ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and certain cognitive and memory dysfunctions, our focus is on strength building.  Our research in how people perceive, learn, remember, and process information provides cutting edge services for helping our clients improve cognition and memory functions.

We are continuously processing information in our minds. Whether you pay attention to a conversation, estimate the speed of an approaching car when crossing a street, or memorizing information for an upcoming presentation, you are perceiving information, processing it, and remembering or thinking about it.  Our focus is on those cognitive processes that are often hidden and automatic to us.

COGNITIVE STRENGTHENING (CS)

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25, 24, 22,19,15

A. 4

B. 5

C. 10

D. 14

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Some theorists propose that performance on intelligence test may not indicate a full story of intelligence.  The ability to set goals, to plan how to meet them, and execute those plans also exemplify intelligence.   Through our CS training each client receives a specifically designed program to help improve cognitive abilities. 

MEMORY ENHANCEMENT (ME)

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Scared your memory will decline as you age? As you age, your memory changes and starts to weaken.  Through our ME training we introduce our clients to proven techniques for encoding, storing, and memory retrieval.  Each client receives a specifically designed program to help enhance memory abilities. 

Who uses our CSME trainings?

  • Clients previously diagnosed with ADHD, learning disorders, or some other type of cognitive deficient
  • CEO, Managers, supervisors, or others in leadership roles.
  • Executive administrators
  • Law Enforcement Organizations
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Anyone seeking to improve memory function or cognitive capability