resiliencia -resilience

What is resilience?


“I am a fortunate man. Nothing in my life has been easy” (Sigmund Freud)  In life, sooner or later, we all deal with difficult events: the illness or death of a loved one, a romantic…

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Rehabilitación de atención selectiva - Rehabilitation of selective attention

Rehabilitation of selective attention


Attention is a complex cognitive function that has been researchedfromseveral scientific fields—from neuropsychology to cognitive neurosciencevia psychometrics and even electrophysiology. This has resulted in the development of multiple models that attempt to explain this ability…

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efecto pigmalión - The Pygmalion Effect

The Pygmalion Effect and the Power of Expectations


 What is the Pygmalion effect? The Pygmalion effect refers to the more or less conscious interpretation and belief of how reality should be. We, therefore,adapt our behavior, thoughts and attitudes to meet expectations. The Pygmalion…

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cognición social - social cognition

Social cognition: structure and assessmentof a key construct


In the field of neuropsychology and psychology, an understanding of social cognition brings to mind concepts such as empathy, recognition of emotional facial expressions, theory of mind or mentalization; however, it is not always clear…

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Design Your Own Custom Christmas Card in NeuronUP!


Christmas is just around the corner and at NeuronUP we want to celebrate it with you… in an original way.  Let us help you create a custom Christmas card and give you the opportunity to…

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4 Causas Infrecuentes del Ictus 4 Perplexing Main Rare Causes of Stroke

4 Perplexing Main Rare Causes of Stroke


Stroke is a chief cause of death- the third in the U.S with statistics citing about 140,000 fatalities annually. The condition occurs when there is a problem with the blood vessels like blockage (ischemic) or a leak…

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Cómo prevenir el deterioro cognitivo leve - Preventing mild cognitive impairment

Preventing Mild Cognitive Impairment


Here you will find valuable information on the definition, symptoms, types, causes and prevention of mild cognitive impairment, and learn how neuropsychological testingmay help with the treatment of mild cognitive impairment. Hello! My name is…

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libro de neuropsicología infantil - Pediatric Neuropsychology Book

Pediatric Neuropsychology Book: Recommended Reading


Continuing education is essential for psychologists. For this reason, we, at NeuronUP, would like to recommend a recently published book entitled Neuropsicología infantil. Neuropsicología Infantil, edited by Doctors Juan Carlos Arango Lasprilla, Diego Rivera, and…

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Cómo afecta el insomnio a nuestras funciones ejecutivas - How does insomnia affect executive functions 

How does insomnia affect executive functions?


How does insomnia affect executive functions? In today’s society, sleep problems are much more common than in previous decades. This is due, among other factors, to the sensory overstimulation which we are subjected to on a…

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Deterioro de la atención sostenida y rehabilitación - Sustained attention impairment and rehabilitation

Sustained attention impairment and rehabilitation


What is attention? Attention is a basic, multidimensional cognitive ability, essential for information processing[1].On the one hand, it is considered basic because it is essential for the correct functioning of higher-order psychological processes such as…

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