Cognitive Functions

Executive functions: what they are, types, and how to improve them

Executive functions are higher-order skills involved in the energization, regulation, sound execution and on-line readjustment of goal-directed behaviors (Verdejo-García & Bechara, 2010). In other words, the executive functions are the “tools” that guide our

NeuronUp Kids is here!

NeuronUP continues to grow and this time the protagonists are the youngest members of the family. From today we offer you NeuronUP Kids, a new package of cognitive rehabilitation activities for children. This first package of

We don’t believe in videogames. About ecological validity in neuropsychological rehabilitation

Last month we had the opportunity to share ideas regarding neuropsychological rehabilitation and new technologies with a lot of professionals at the INS Mid-Year Meeting in Amsterdam. It was a very interesting meeting in

The new cognitive rehab technologies: six essential principles

We suggest six principles that should guide the elaboration of a tech-tool for cognitive rehabilitation. These principles aren´t concrete, but they produce better results in our clinical practice and therefore in the effectiveness of