Learning to succeed!
Children with learning disabilities (LD) can present a variety of challenges for parents and educators. Untreated, these children may also face difficult and unique challenges that are pervasive throughout life. Learning disabilities affect all areas of academia, speech and language. LD can lead to:
- Difficulty following directions
- Trouble learning new information
- Poor memory
- Trouble focusing
- Difficulty with reading and math
- Poor handwriting
Fortunately, although the symptoms may vary, the cause is the same…timing. The domain-general mechanism of timing is a “jack of all trades” mechanism that manifests itself in sleep cycles, speech patterns, ability to attend over time and overall efficacy of brain communication. This timing in the brain, or temporal processing, has been shown to be deficient in several common conditions, including everything from mild learning disability to severe autism spectrum disorder. IM is the only training program that improves timing in the brain in an organized, systematic, flexible and engaging format.
In fact, a study from Baylor University reveals that students who received just
15 minutes of IM training, four days a week in addition to language and reading intervention, demonstrated significant improvement in reading rate, fluency and comprehension over students who just received language and reading instruction.”
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But it isn’t just researchers who are getting wonderful results. Parents love seeing their children blossom before their eyes. Shay’s mother is excited about her skyrocketing self-esteem and improvement in school. And Shay isn’t alone; check out some of our other success stories below.
Check out more of our success stories below.
Now, IM training doesn’t have to mean more time in the clinic. No more worrying about fitting training into your schedule. With IM-Home, your child is able to complete their training under the supervision of your therapist, but in the comfort of your own home. Ask your Provider about IM-Home today!
Research shows that combining whole body movements with cognitive tasks leads to overall better outcomes. Interactive Metronome® is a patented and unique training tool that challenges thinking and movement simultaneously, providing real-time millisecond feedback to help synchronize the body’s “internal clock.”
IM & LD Training
IM is a research-based training program that has been shown to improve deficits seen in those diagnosed with Learning Disabilities.
- Attention and concentration
- Reading and math
- Working memory
- Processing speed
- Auditory and language processing
- Academic performance
- Social interaction
- Organizational skills
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Find a Local Provider to Start your IM training today!
For help with LD and many related conditions, look for Providers with our “Academic” badge on our Provider Locator Board. Also, Providers with these badges have additional training for children from similar backgrounds and symptoms: Early Intervention, Innovative Pediatrics, Reading/Literacy, SPD/ADHD, Speech/Language and Visual Processing.
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