Intervención con NeuronUP en la nueva versión de la actividad e la vida diaria Vístete 2 Intervention on a basic activity of daily living (dressing) with NeuronUP

Intervention on a basic activity of daily living (dressing) with NeuronUP


As explained in a previous post, according to the framework developed by the American Occupational Therapy Association AOTA (1), activities of daily living (ADLs) are activities oriented toward taking care of one’s own body. ADLs also…

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Juan Carlos Arango elegido miembro de la junta directiva del INS Juan Carlos Arango has been elected as Member-at-Large on the INS

Juan Carlos Arango has been elected as Member-at-Large on the INS


The prestigious neuropsychologist Juan Carlos Arango, a regular contributor to NeuronUP and recent speaker in NeuronUP Academy, has been elected as a Member-at-Large in the INS (International Neuropsychological Society). At NeuronUP we know the value of…

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Mecanismos cognitivos del aprendizaje sin error

The cognitive mechanisms of errorless learning


Errorless learning (EL)is a commonly used technique in memory, rehabilitation given the advantage it hasfor patients with amnesia over traditional learning, which allows to make errors and takes advantage of them. However, there is evidence that…

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El neuropsicólogo Juan Carlos Arango impartirá una ponencia sobre el papel de la familia en la rehabilitación de personas con daño adquirido

Juan Carlos Arango has been nominated to serve as Member-at-Large on the INS


The prestigious neuropsychologist Juan Carlos Arango, a regular contributor to NeuronUP and speaker at the NeuronUP Academy, has been nominated to serve as Member-at-Large on the INS (International Neuropsychological Society). Congratulations, Juan! In the coming…

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Terapia ocupacional en pacientes con daño cerebral sobrevenido

Occupational therapy for patients with acquired brain injury


Today, the occupational therapist Ángel Sánchez, after explaining in an earlier post the goals and functions of occupational therapy, addresses the role of occupational therapy in patients with acquired brain injury. Occupational therapyis the use of…

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Aura Fundació explica la importancia de la estimulación cognitiva en personas con discapacidad intelectual 2

Aura Fundació discusses the importance of cognitive stimulation for people with intellectual disability


Do you know Aura Fundació? Do you know what its mission is? The head of the neuropsychology program at Aura Fundació, Roser Fernández, tells us about the work of this social entity and discusses the…

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Guía Breve para la Revisión de Literatura sobre Apraxias

Brief guide to reviewing literature on apraxia Vol. 2


Do you sometimes get lost while reading different articles and books on apraxia? This is the second installment of a brief guide to reviewing literature on apraxia, designed to make it easier for professionals and…

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Sistemas funcionales de las praxias

Brief guide to reviewing literature on apraxia Vol. 1


Sometimes, when looking up different sources on apraxia, we can find no agreements among the different definitions, classifications, diagnostic criteria or nomenclatures of movements given by the different manuals or authors. This blog post tries…

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malformación de chiari - Chiari Malformation

Chiari Malformation Type I. A Clinical Case.


Before presenting the clinical case, I will give a brief explanation of Chiari malformation. What is Chiari malformation? Chiari malformation is thought to be the result of incomplete development at the lower rear of the…

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Rehabilitación neuropsicológica en la enfermedad de Parkinson - Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease - Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease


What is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the most common neurodegenerative movement disorder, with studies reporting prevalence between 108-207 per 100,000 in Europe. Although a pure genetic origin can be demonstrated in a minority…

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