Benefits of Cogmed for Adults The objective of Cogmed for adults is better professional performance and attentional stamina. 8 of 10 users who complete Cogmed training show measureable effects. Areas of enhancements include:
Improved ability to stay focused Better able to ignore distractions Better able to plan next steps Improved ability to remember instructions Improved ability to start and finish tasks
A Complete Program Includes: Initial Interview & Start-Up Session (Our agency requires this be in-person) This is the opportunity to meet your Coach, determine if Cogmed is appropriate for you and your family, collaboratively select the structure of your program (number of days/weeks), and set goals. Brief assessment measures are administered to provide a baseline for comparing progress.
Weekly Training (3-5 times each week) with calls from your Coach (1 each week) Training can be completed at home on a computer or tablet (Android or iPad). Weekly calls with your coach provide you with feedback and strategies to monitor performance and help support program success.
Access to the Cogmed Training Web provides participants with online access to their own training results and progress status.
Wrap-up Session (Our agency requires this be in-person) Discuss your post-program experiences and review comparison of pre- and post-program measures to examine the impact of training.
Six Month Follow-Up Interview (phone) Check-in to discuss progress that has been maintained since completing the program.
Cogmed Extension Training allows participants to further sharpen the acquired capacity and verify how the results hold over time. This optional training provides 12 months access to 100 (15-minute) sessions.