ejercicios de cognición social - Social Cognition Activities

Social Cognition or Understanding Others: Social Cognition Activities


Do you know, thanks to which cognitive function are we capable of interpreting other people’s emotions? Can you identify the function responsible for understanding what others might think in certain situations? Or do you know…

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Memory games for seniors: Worksheets for improving memory - Fichas de memoria para mayores

Memory games for seniors: Worksheets for improving memory


A couple of weeks ago, our blog entry focused on worksheets for improving attention and memory in children and adults. In today’s post, we introduce 5 memory exercises for older adults developed by NeuronUP. 5…

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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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terapia ocupacional - Occupational therapy

Occupational therapy: Characteristics, goals, and functions


Occupational Therapy (OT) is a health profession recognized by law (Law 44/2003 of 21 November on the Regulation of Health Professions); entry to occupational therapy practice requires specific university-level education. Occupational therapists, as members of…

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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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Tips on cognitive stimulation with NeuronUP

Tips on cognitive stimulation with NeuronUP


Boosting the mental abilities in older adults has generated much interest ever since our understanding of brain plasticity began. We now know that, even though advanced age is one of the strongest risk factors for…

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memoria corporizada - embodied cognition

Embodied memory: The influence of body posture on autobiographical memory


In cognitive science, everyone seems to be talking about embodied cognition; a concept involving the claim that states of the body modify states of the mind [1]. As seen in a previous post, it has…

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Carla A. Carvalho Gómez - Hablemos de Neurociencia - Let’s talk about Neuroscience]

We talk about Neuroscience with ‘Hablemos de Neurociencia’ [Let’s talk about Neuroscience]


“Working to ensure that science is no longer a bargaining chip”. With this noble and ambitious goal in mind, the project Hablemos de Neurociencia was founded in 2015, a website that aims at bringing the broad and…

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