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TOPIC: OSU treats ADHD by training 'mental muscles'

OSU treats ADHD by training 'mental muscles' 15 Jun 2015 17:45 #365

Ohio State treats ADHD patients by training their 'mental muscles'
Posted June 15, 2015

“We say that we’re running a brain gym.”

That’s Dr. L. Eugene Arnold, professor emeritus of psychiatry at Ohio State University, describing a large-scale study on treatment for young children and adolescents with ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) being conducted at Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center.

It’s a significant undertaking for Arnold, who has been on the Ohio State faculty for most of the past 35 years. The research he and his colleagues are performing is unique in that it employs sports-oriented techniques to counteract the condition’s effects in their young patients.

“We are training them to use their brain more efficiently and coach them on how to do it,” Arnold said.

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