¿Qué es la atención? Problemas y actividades para trabajar la atención

What is attention? Problems and activities to train attention


Definition of attention Attention is the process of directing cognitive resources towards certain aspects of the environment, or towards the execution of certain actions that seem most appropriate. It refers to the state of observation…

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Tratamiento rehabilitador del trastorno del desarrollo de la coordinación (TDC)

Rehabilitation treatment for developmental coordination disorder (DCD)


From childhood onwards, we acquire information about how to perform specific tasks unconsciously and from experience. This information is stored and consolidated in our implicit (or procedural) memory to be retrieved when we face the…

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Intervención con NeuronUP en la nueva versión de la actividad de la vida diaria "Vístete"

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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Salud cerebro-cardiovascular: Relación entre cardiopatía y deterioro cognitivo y cerebral

Cardiovascular and brain health: Association between heart disease and cognitive impairment


Inevitably, the brain is the organ that captures neuropsychologists’ attention. At the same time, it is obvious that the brain is not an independent or isolated entity but part of a complex system such as…

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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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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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heminegligencia - Hemineglect,

Hemineglect: The Half of Everything


How many times have you gone to the fridge or the closet looking for something specific, and even though you had what you were looking for right in front of you, you didn’t see it?…

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Fichas de atención y memoria para niños - Worksheets for improving attention and memory in children and adults

Worksheets for improving attention and memory in children and adults


Worksheets for improving attention and memory are vital when training these cognitive functions in both children and adults. But why is it important to train attention and memory? Attention is the ability that allows us to…

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