SEN Magazine is the UK’s leading magazine for special educational needs. It is distributed every two months to the named heads of all special schools in the UK and large numbers of mainstream schools and LEA contacts. It is also subscribed to by parents, care-givers, teachers and special needs professionals.
The following advertorial will be published in the magazine on February 23rd, but in the meantime, you can get a sneak preview and read the online version!
Treating ADHD and ADD with the motion interactive game
About ADHD and other neurobehavioral development disorders
The American Psychiatric Association defines attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as “one of the most common health disorders, affecting approximately 5% to 10% of children in the United States”.
Research shows that motion games can help improve concentration, attention and focus in children with ADHD and ADD. Therapists report that they integrate the game Timocco into therapy sessions for helping children retain focus and gain strategies for controlling impulsivity and distractibility. The fact that Timocco is an interactive motion game keeps a child engaged in the activity and highly motivated for practicing and learning….
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