Latest Cognitive rehabilitation therapy Stories

2013-11-27 13:14:40

Treatments based on behavioral or non-invasive physiological stimulation show greatest potential Because the concept of permanent neurological injury has given way to recognition of the brain’s potential for long-term regeneration ad reorganization, rehabilitations strategies are undergoing radical changes.  The potential for five new translational interventions was examined in an article published ahead of print on November 13 by Neurology Clinical Practice: Barrett AM, Oh-Park M, Chen...

2013-10-31 23:24:21

Ron Beckman joins Magee's Foundation Board. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation announced the election of Ronald Beckman, CPA, JD, LLM, partner at Drucker & Scaccetti and Drucker Beckman Sobel, LLP, to the Foundation Board of Directors. “The Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation is honored to welcome Ron Beckman as the newest member of the Board of Directors,” said Jack Carroll, President and CEO of Magee Rehabilitation...

2013-08-15 23:20:58

The Community Partnerships Exhibit runs August 7 – September 22, 2013. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Magee Rehabilitation Hospital’s art therapy participants are being featured in the Community Partnerships Exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The exhibit, housed in the Museum’s Education Corridor, will be on display August 7 through September 22. A reception to celebrate the patients’ artwork and raise awareness and support for Magee’s Art Therapy Program will...

2013-07-02 23:20:58

Training for those who treat individuals with brain injury—now learn ALL of the evidence-based cognitive rehabilitation strategies recommended in scientific literature in one two-day training course based on the ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual: Translating Evidence-Based Recommendations into Practice; November 12 – 13, 2013 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort / Walt Disney World® Resort, FL, USA. http://www.ACRM.org/COG Reston, VA; Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) July 02, 2013...

2013-03-01 12:04:29

Findings published in March Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation have implications for translational research into brain-mediated immune defenses, infection control practices and cognitive rehabilitation strategies after stroke and brain injury. The March 2013 issue of Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the medical journal of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, features an article by Kessler researchers Pasquale Frisina, PhD, Ann Kutlik, BA, and...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'