Meet Our 2017 July Provider of the Month!
Meet our July 2017 Provider of the Month, Stephanie M. Foster PhD, OTR/L. This accomplished IM Provider, really runs the gamut as far as skills, knowledge and experience. After years[...]
Restoring Hope with Interactive Metronome!
Sean was adopted at nine months old, now 11 years old, lives with his mother, father, and two sisters. For much of his life, Sean has suffered from mood swings,[...]
Taking Charge of Your Life!
Samuel, an 18 year-old boy, was seen for a speech and language evaluation based on physician referral for speech-language deficits secondary to Autism and ADHD. He is an only child[...]
May Provider of the Month
Meet our provider of the month Debbie Flannery owner of LifeFit BrainFit. Debbie now holds a Masters Degree in Health and Fitness, who is also a certified Tai Chi instructor. She has a[...]
New Published Research: The Effectiveness of Interactive Metronome® as a Restorative Modality to Improve Cognition and Motor Performance in Healthy Older Adults in Eastern North Carolina
In early April of this year, we featured a study conducted by Dr. Leonard Trujillo, from Eastern Carolina University. He wanted to know if Interactive Metronome improved the cognitive and motor[...]
Setting IM Records- Can She Be Beat?
After being screened for elective gall bladder surgery, Virginia’s doctors discovered she had problems with her heart and she quickly underwent a triple bypass surgery. Complications from the surgery included[...]
Effectiveness of Interactive Metronome: Does Use Improve Cognitive and Motor Abilities in Healthy, Older Adults?
This study conducted by Dr.Leonard Trujillo examined the relationship between IM protocol and cognitive plasticity along with cognitive retention and fine motor skills of older adults. The protocol was done with[...]
Lifting The Mental Fog With IM
70 year old Grace works as a technical support specialist. She had open heart surgery which caused some cognitive changes including shorter memory, lower processing speed and problems with word[...]
Motor Skills Role In Language Processing
Individuals who struggle with speech, language and literacy skills tend to display impaired motor coordination and poor timing compared to more normally functioning peers. A new, groundbreaking study provides strong[...]
From Deficiencies to An Efficient Student
Tyler, a 13 year old middle school student was diagnosed with ADHD, dyslexia, seizure disorder and more post head injury. He has a difficult time with reading fluency & comprehension[...]