Lateralidad cruzada y dificultades de aprendizaje - Crossed laterality and learning difficulties

Crossed laterality and learning difficulties


 What is laterality? Laterality is the distribution of functions across the two cerebral hemispheres. The preference for one side of the body over the other (right or left) to perform actions depends on this distribution….

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El TDAH aumenta el riesgo de desarrollar problemas de conducta

Does ADHD increase the risk for developing behavior disorders?


What are behavior disorders? Behavior disorders or problems are one of the main reasons why parents turn to health professionals. They are characterized by serious, repetitive and persistent misbehavior. It goes far beyond being a…

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El deporte, el mejor aliado de nuestro cerebro - Exercise is our brain's best ally

Exercise is our brain’s best ally


Physical activity and mental health It is known that exercising regularly has multiple beneficial effects for our bodies.Specifically, physical activity improveshealth and is fundamental to preventing disease. The physicalbenefits of exerciseare well known: maintaining a…

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El Cerebro Sexual Neurociencia y diferencias ligadas al sexo - The Sexual Brain: Neuroscience and sex-related differences

The Sexual Brain: Neuroscience and sex-related differences


The origin of brain sexuality It is common knowledge that there are anthropomorphic differences between women and men depending onsex. Not only are there biological differences between males and females, but recent neuroscience research has…

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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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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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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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Executive functions in children and adolescents


In a previous post, we talked about the importance of executive functions (EF) in our daily life. Thanks to this post, you will further your understanding of executive functions in children and adolescents, with a…

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funciones ejecutivas - Executive functions

Executive functions: Can they be improved?


Most recent studies in the field of neuropsychology and functional neuroimaging have highlighted the importance of executive functions (EF). Thanks to this post, you will learn more about the significance of executive functions in your…

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toma de decisiones - Decision Making

Decision Making from a Psychological Perspective


The importance of decision making lies in the fact that it is one of the most complex cognitive processes dealt with by human beings. From the moment we get up, until we go to bed,…

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