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Aura Fundació explica la importancia de la estimulación cognitiva en personas con discapacidad intelectual

Aura Fundació discusses the importance of cognitive stimulation for people with intellectual disability


Do you know Aura Fundació? Do you know what its mission is? The head of the neuropsychology program at Aura Fundació, Roser Fernández, tells us about the work of this social entity and discusses the…

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12 formas de apoyar a tu amigo con Tourette

12 ways to support your friend with Tourette’s


Tourette syndrome (TS) can be very strange to those who do not know or understand it. This week we celebrate the European Tourette Syndrome Awareness Day (June 7th) by providing a few recommendations on how…

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Guía Breve para la Revisión de Literatura sobre Apraxias Vol. 2

Brief guide to reviewing literature on apraxia Vol. 2


Do you sometimes get lost while reading different articles and books on apraxia? This is the second installment of a brief guide to reviewing literature on apraxia, designed to make it easier for professionals and…

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Guía breve para la revisión de literatura sobre apraxias Vol. 1

Brief guide to reviewing literature on apraxia Vol. 1


Sometimes, when looking up different sources on apraxia, we can find no agreements among the different definitions, classifications, diagnostic criteria or nomenclatures of movements given by the different manuals or authors. This blog post tries…

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Rehabilitación neuropsicológica en la enfermedad de Parkinson

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease


What is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the most common neurodegenerative movement disorder, with studies reporting prevalence between 108-207 per 100,000 in Europe. Although a pure genetic origin can be demonstrated in a minority…

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Aplicaciones de la neuromodulación en neurorrehabilitación - Applications of neuromodulationin neurorehabilitation tDCS

Applications of neuromodulation in neurorehabilitation


More than a century of research showed that solving the nine-dot problem was impossible. The exercise involves connecting all nine dots with four straight lines. Difficulty in solving the problem remained even after giving hints,extended…

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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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1er Congreso de la Sociedad Colombiana de Neuropsicología - Summary of the 1st Congress of the Colombian Society of Neuropsychology

Summary of the 1st Congress of the Colombian Society of Neuropsychology


The 1st Congress of the Colombian Society of Neuropsychology took place between September 21 and 23, 2017, with the aim of disseminating scientific advances made in Colombia in the field of neuropsychology, as well as…

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