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Cognitive Enhancers That Actually Work

Cognitive Enhancers That Actually Work Many times the question has been asked which cognitive enhancers actually work, if any? The collective answer, of course, is all of them. The problem is, what do you want the cognitive enhancers to actually do? If you expect them to miraculously cure post-stroke symptoms you may be disappointed. But…

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What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy?

What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy? It’s sometimes convenient to think that everyone is a unique human being, yet the truth is rather more everyday. We can and do group people together based on shared characteristics. Some deal with pain well. We may call them brave, patient or insensitive. Whatever. They just seem unaffected by levels…

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Cognitive Training For Inattentive ADHD

Cognitive Training For Inattentive ADHD Cognitive Training For Inattentive ADHD Individuals with predominantly inattentive ADHD often respond poorly or under no circumstances to stimulant medication. Medications such as Stratterra don’t facilitate all inattentive ADHD patients either thus alternative non-medication treatment approaches are required to deal with the symptoms of ADHD inattentive. There are many cognitive…

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Cognitive Skills Retraining & Recovery

Cognitive Skills Retraining & Recovery Cognitive Skills Retraining & Recovery Once a heavy accident that involves trauma to the brain, it is usually necessary for a patient to bear cognitive skills retraining. This is often a therapeutic process with the goal of improving memory, attention span, organization, downside solving and decision creating skills. In some…

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Enhancing Cognitive Function With Essential Oils

Enhancing Cognitive Function With Essential Oils The essential oils commonly used in aromatherapy actually have a significant base of data supporting their use in many medical applications. They have proven antibacterial, antiviral, even anticancer effects. Recent research is building on their ability to improve cognitive function as well. While not directly the aim of these…

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What is Cognitive Behavior Therapy For Anxiety?

What is Cognitive Behavior Therapy For Anxiety? Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) is an action-oriented, problem-solving therapy which has been found to be highly effective in treating anxiety and depressive disorders. This therapy is strategically devised to treat different problems in different individuals. CBT utilizes the “here and now” approach, emphasizing current life factors that maintain…

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Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and You!

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and You! In the dictionary “cognitive” is simply defined as the way one thinks. “Behavior” is simply defined as the way one behaves. Therefore the subject of “cognitive behaviour therapy” is looking at how one thinks in relation to how one behaves. As discussed in previous articles, counseling is the means of…

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Brain Vitamins Can Improve Your Cognitive Function

There are vitamins that many people take to improve the function of the brain. Before taking any of these or supplements, make sure that you consult a doctor to minimize risks and complications. Many people try to use nutrients and supplements to repair tissue that has been damaged. Before taking any minerals, make sure that…

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Degrees of Cognitive Functioning Loss

Degrees of Cognitive Functioning Loss Your first question may be “What does Cognitive Functioning mean? Cognitive functioning includes all of the following: Orientation to Person, Place, Time and Situation, Attention Span and Concentration, Memory, General Intelligence, Abstract Thinking, Insight and Judgment, and Perception and Coordination. Two ways of testing a person’s abstract thinking is by proverbs and…

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Cognitive Behavior Therapy For Addiction

Cognitive Behavior Therapy For Addiction Cognitive Behavior Therapy is a promising treatment for a wide range of addictions. While the therapy itself is not a treatment for any addiction, it can be used as part of a larger therapeutic program, and will allow someone to recover more quickly. Many people do not understand the basics…

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Cognitive Shifts

Cognitive Shifts Lecturing a client instead of fostering his or her own development of cognitive shifts while tapping can be disempowering as well as ineffective. Clients shift when they are in the drivers seat in terms of the choices that they make. Tapping is a powerful way to unblock any meridian which hence opens up…

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Cognitive Theory

Cognitive Theory Cognitive theory can be defined as a learning theory of psychology that attempts to explain the behavior of human beings by understanding their thought processes. Humans are logical beings who make choices that make the most sense to them is the assumption in cognitive theory. Information processing is a commonly used description of…

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Cognitive Training that Works

Cognitive Training that Works Those of us who want to improve or maintain our cognitive functions often decide to engage in cognitive training. This is because scientists agree that training, by making you repeat, practice, and surpass yourself, improves your cognitive functions on a day-to-day basis. But will any brain game you happen to come…

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