The aftereffects of a stroke brings great challenges for our staff and clients and great rewards. People who have had a stroke commonly receive physical, occupational and speech therapies immediately afterwards. At Brain Works, we have been able to help people even years after their stroke recovery time have ended. The focus at Brain Works is… [read more]
According to the National Institutes of Health, adults and seniors can improve their brain function thanks to a natural process known as brain plasticity. Triggering plasticity requires mental exercise. The challenge lies in targeting the areas of the brain that need exercise and choosing the right training program to strengthen them effectively.
Concussions and other Brain injuries can be treat From a blow to the head to the body being hit or shaken, the brain will be injured if brain cell connections are broken apart. When brain cell pathways are torn and separated, there are fewer messages that can travel from one part of the brain to another. People often… [read more]