LearningRx answers FAQs on National Train Your Brain Day
October 13 is Train Your Brain Day and LearningRx (www.LearningRx.com), the largest personal brain training company in the world, is sharing answers to some of the most frequently asked questions on the topic.
• What is personal brain training?
Unlike tutoring, which redelivers academic material (e.g., historical facts or math formulas), personal brain training targets and strengthens weak cognitive skills. Cognitive skills—such as visual and auditory processing, logic & reasoning, memory, processing speed, and attention—are the tools we use to learn, read, memorize, and perform. Most learning struggles are caused by one or more weak cognitive skills.
• How does personal brain training work?
Clients are paired up with a brain trainer for individualized programs that consists of game-like mental exercises that are both fun and challenging.
• Who can benefit from personal brain training?
Almost anyone! We’ve worked with children, teens, seniors, and other adults. From ADHD, dyslexia, and autism to TBI, memory decline, and math struggles, our programs have helped more than 100,000 individuals and families sharpen their brain skills.
• What’s the first step to determine if personal brain training can help?
Our affordable, one-hour Brain Skills Assessment show which cognitive skills are weak and which are strong. Using those results, we can create a custom program to target any train any skills that need to be worked on. To find your local center, visit www.learningrx.com.
LearningRx, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is the largest one-on-one brain training company in the world. Their training programs are delivered through more than 200 locations in North America and in 48 countries around the globe (as BrainRx®). LearningRx has helped more than 100,000 individuals and families sharpen their cognitive skills to help them think faster, learn easier, and perform better. In addition to their in-Center training programs that partner every client with a personal brain trainer to keep clients engaged, accountable, and on-task—a key advantage over digital brain games—the company also offers online training through real-time videoconferencing. This virtual delivery method allows clients to train from the comfort of their own home while still receiving the benefits of one-on-one brain training with a personal brain trainer. LearningRx's pioneering methods have been used in clinical settings for over 35 years and have been subjected to peer-review in more than a dozen scientific journals. To learn more, visit https://www.learningrx.com