Reserva cognitiva

Cognitive reserve: what are we talking about when we talk about it?


There are those who say that, if the previous century was the century of genetics, the current century is that of the brain. Certainly, as the years of these first decades have gone by, we…

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Celebrities with neurological and mental disorders

Celebrities with neurological and mental disorders


Whether you are rich or poor, famous or not, we can all be affected by illness. Athletes, politicians, actors, singers, etc.: illness does not discriminate. Today, we will address the neurological and mental disorders suffered…

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Aprendizaje de habilidades funcionales

Learning functional skills. Implications for rehabilitation after acquired brain injury


Over the past two decades, motor learning has been defined in many ways. While motor control focuses on understanding the control of movement already acquired, motor learning is comprised of a group of abstract ideas…

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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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rehabilitación-cognitiva-ictus - Cognitive - Rehabilitation - Stroke

Cognitive Rehabilitation after a Stroke


Stroke is a cerebrovascular disease that occurs when a blood vessel supplying blood to the brain bursts or is clogged by a blood clot or some other particle. If the blood supply which carries oxygen…

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Exercises for Stroke Patients Ejercicios de rehabilitación después de un ictus

Exercises for Stroke Patients


Cognitive rehabilitation is crucial for recovery after stroke. Therefore, here we provide you with some exercises for stroke patients , perfect for rehabilitation professionals to work with stroke victims. Exercises for stroke Patients As explained…

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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

The Neuropsychologist Juan Carlos Arango Will Give a Presentation on the Family´s Role in the Rehabilitation of Persons with Acquired Brain Damage


The neuropsychologist Juan Carlos Arango Lasprilla will give a free online presentation on the family´s role in the rehabilitation of persons with acquired brain damage . You can sign up now!   SIGN UP FOR…

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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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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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traumatismo craneoencefálico y su rehabilitación neuropsicológica

Neuropsychological rehabilitation of executive functions following traumatic brain injury


Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a critical public health problem due to both its high mortality rates and the disabilities experienced by TBI survivors such as cognitive, emotional, familial, social and occupational difficulties that affect…

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