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Jornada sobre maltrato infantil y discapacidad

Conference on child abuse and disability


“Children with disabilities suffer higher rates of abuse (23, 08%) compared to children without (3, 87%). This is reflected in the report “Maltrato Infantil en la familia en España” (Child Abuse in the Family in…

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Modelo de funciones ejecutivas basado en análisis factoriales en población infantil y escolar

Model of executive functions based on factorial analyses in child and school populations: a meta-analysis


Introduction. Executive functions are defined as a set of skills that are involved in various activities which are novel to the individual and which require a creative solution. It is not easy or straight forward…

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¡¡¡Primeras novedades!!! Más fichas infantiles y mejoras en las fichas de papel de adulto

Improvements to worksheets notice


We thought we’d give you a hand so you can face the upcoming year in the best possible way and we have thought that the best way to do that would be to make improvements…

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Dislexia: qué es, síntomas, tipos y ejercicios para disléxicos

Dyslexia: meaning, symptoms, types and dyslexic activities


Dyslexia is a specific learning disorder characterized by an impaired ability to recognize words, slow and hesitantreading, and poor reading comprehension. This neurodevelopmental disorder is estimated to affect approximately one in ten children, there by…

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Cómo explicar el Alzheimer a los niños

Explaining Alzheimer’s Disease to Children


Every July 26th Grandparents Day is celebrated to pay tribute to the vital role grandparents play in families. At NeuronUP, we would like to take this opportunity to discuss the difficult task of explaining Alzheimer’s disease to…

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Trastorno de aprendizaje no verbal

Non-verbal learning disability


It is tempting to try to divide up cognition in order to study it, even though it is established that when we perform a task the whole brain participates in it. More than tempting, it…

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Trastorno del lenguaje

Specific language impairment


Specific language impairment (SLI) is a serious and long-lasting developmental disorder that affects the acquisition and development of spoken language. It can affect either comprehension, expression, or both. It is classified as a “heterogeneous” disorder…

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Videojuegos contra problemas neurológicos: el ejemplo pionero contra el ojo vago

Video games help treat neurological problems: a pioneering example for combating lazy eye


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren (@pjbarrecheguren) Nowadays, the video game industry is one of the most important in the world, with a large part of the population consuming this type of product (e.g., 42% of the…

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