1. ACTIVIDADES PARA LA REHABILITACION NEUROPSICOLÓGICA EN PACIENTES CON AFASIA DE BROCA Activities for the neuropsychological rehabilitation in patients with Broca’s aphasia

Activities for the neuropsychological rehabilitation in patients with Broca’s aphasia


Language is the ability enabling humans to communicate with others by means of sounds, signs and symbols used to name the objects in the outside world, their actions, characteristics, and the connections between them. Language…

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mitos y verdades sobre el Síndrome de Down - Myths and truths about Down Syndrome

Myths and truths about Down Syndrome


There are many myths and misconceptions about people with Down syndrome. On World Down Syndrome Day, NeuronUP would like to take this opportunity to debunk false beliefs and promote social integration of people with this syndrome….

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cerebro y conducta Brain and behavior relationship:are we our brains?

Brain-behavior relationship: are we our brains?


The relationship between brain and behavior seems to be the successor of the famous Cartesian mind-body dualism, where the brain is the physical or biological component and behavior the mental or psychological aspect. Despite its…

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Neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitationof aphasia

Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation of Aphasia


The role of neuropsychology in aphasia The term aphasia refers to alterations in language and communication due to brain injury, although aphasia entails limitationsinall areas of a person’s life that go far beyond language problems….

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Intervención con NeuronUP en la actividad básica de la vida diaria vestirse - Select the level of difficulty when practicing basic activities of daily living

Basic activities of daily living: intervention for improving dressing performance with NeuronUP


According to the framework developed by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) (1), activities of daily living are activities oriented toward taking care of one’s own body. ADLs also are referred to as basic activities…

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Curso de terapia manual en pacientes con daño cerebral - Manual therapy course for patients with brain injury

Manual therapy course for patients with brain injury


Centro Lescer launches a manual therapy course for patients with brain injury with the collaboration of physiotherapist and osteopath Rafael González. The aim of this course is combining knowledge in manual therapy with the treatment…

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El Síndrome 5P y la rehabilitación neuropsicológica la historia de Sofía 5p- syndrome

5p- syndrome and effectiveness of neuropsychological rehabilitation: the story of Sofía


 What is 5p- syndrome? 5p- syndrome is arare genetic disorder caused by a deletion of part of the short arm of chromosome 5.This condition is characterized bya distinctive cat-like cry inaffectedinfants, due to anomalies of…

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El terapeuta ocupacional y Doctor en Patología Neurológica Ángel Sánchez realizará una ponencia sobre las repercusiones funcionales de las apraxias The occupational therapist and PhD in Neurological Pathology, Ángel Sánchez, will give a presentation on the functional repercussions of apraxias

The PhD in Neurological Pathology, Ángel Sánchez Cabeza, will give a presentation on the functional repercussions of apraxias


The occupational therapist, researcher and PhD in Neurological Pathology, Ángel Sánchez Cabeza, will give a free online presentation on the functional repercussions of apraxias on March 20 at NeuronUP Academy. You can sign up now!…

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NeuronUP acudirá a la feria de salud HIMSS en Las Vegas - NeuronUP to attend the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas

NeuronUP to attend the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas


Cloud based platform dedicated to professionals working in neurorehabilitation and cognitive stimulation to exhibit at leading healthcare information and technology conference with demos, free trials and meetings with industry leaders NeuronUP will be on hand…

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Rehabilitación de la atención alternante - Rehabilitation of alternating attention

Rehabilitation of alternating attention


As already discussed in a previous blog post, the most frequently used theoretical model for the rehabilitation of attention is the clinical model of Sohlberg and Mateer, in which attention is divided hierarchically into five…

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