(Cognitive Development) In January of 2009, the parent company of Metro Learning Solutions, LearningRx, was a new entity.  After spending 25+ years compiling results and refining their cognitive development program, it was clear that the results were robust and LearningRx opened their model for franchising. A center opened in Minneapolis and that is where this…

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Does the thought of sending your child off to middle school make you anxious? If so, you’re certainly not alone. Many adults have middle school memories of social awkwardness, hormonal upheaval, and the added pressure of more responsibilities with a growing need for more independence. Now think of your child experiencing these same anxieties! Whether…

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The understanding of slow processing speed is a relatively new area, so help your child’s teacher understand some the areas they may see your child struggle with.  That will help them anticipate and vary the tempo and requirements of their instruction to allow for learning differences.   It is helpful if they are willing to vary…

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Thanks to the research done by Amy Lawson Moore, PhD*, and Christina Ledbetter, PhD**, we now have insights into the ADHD brain.  To date, this is the largest study conducted on the cognitive profiles in ADHD.    The results of this large study (over 5,400 individuals) revealed that the greatest cognitive deficits in individuals with…

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Just like with health decisions, so, too, the brain is either getting better or worse depending on how it’s being treated day to day.  We know from research that our brains peak at earl to mid 30s and after that, cognitive decline is a real issues.  The decline is slow, and for many of us,…

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