Monday, July 17, 2017

Check out “The MindHub” on Flipboard

Flip through The MindHub by Kevin McGrew http://flip.it/LsQsAN

As an FYI.  Aside from my blogs and Twitter, the MindHub (Dr. Kevin McGrew) also shares curated content via the MindHub Flipboard magazine.



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Kevin McGrew, PhD
Educational Psychologist
Director, Institute for Applied Psychometrics
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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Sharing Introduction to Special Issue: “Current Perspectives on Neuroplasticity” via BrowZine

Introduction to Special Issue: "Current Perspectives on Neuroplasticity"
Rivera, Susan M.; Carlson, Stephanie M.; David Zelazo, Philip
Cognitive Development: Vol. 42 – 2017: 1 - 3

10.1016/j.cogdev.2017.05.003

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Sharing The Neurocognitive Profile of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Review of Meta-Analyses via BrowZine

The Neurocognitive Profile of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Review of Meta-Analyses
Pievsky, Michelle A.; McGrath, Robert E.
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology: Articles in press



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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Rhythmic firing of brain cells supports communication in brain network for language



Rhythmic firing of brain cells supports communication in brain network for language

A good night's sleep refreshes body and mind, but a poor night's sleep can do just the opposite. A study from…

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Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)



Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)

RDoC is a research framework for new ways of studying mental disorders. It integrates many levels of information (from genomics to self-report) to better understand…

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Saturday, July 08, 2017

Just a thought: How mind-wandering is represented in dynamic brain connectivity.



Just a thought: How mind-wandering is represented in dynamic brain connectivity.

2017 Jul 3. pii: S1053-8119(17)30569-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.07.001. [Epub ahead of print] 1Department of…

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Wednesday, July 05, 2017

What the brain's wiring looks like

White matter matters


What the brain's wiring looks like

From BBC News, a Flipboard magazine by BBC News

Fergus Walsh Medical correspondent The world's most detailed scan of the brain's internal wiring has been produced by scientists at Cardiff University. The MRI…

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Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment



Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment

A new brain training game developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge could help improve the memory of patients in the very…

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Sunday, July 02, 2017

The Human Brain Is a Time Machine



The Human Brain Is a Time Machine

From New York Magazine, a Flipboard magazine by New York Magazine

"Time" is the most common noun in the English language, Dean Buonomano tells us on the first page of his new book, Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and…

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Saturday, July 01, 2017

The Adaptive Capacity Model (ACM) of exercise and cognitive development

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Meditation is associated with increased brain network integration



Meditation is associated with increased brain network integration

Abstract Introduction This study aims to identify novel quantitative EEG measures associated with mindfulness meditation. As there is…

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Working memory is a central component of human goal-oriented behavior, reasoning, and decision-making.



Working memory is a central component of human goal-oriented behavior, reasoning, and decision-making.

Material below summarizes the article, Longitudinal Changes in Component Processes of Working…

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