Instructor: Phyllis Tappe, Cognitive Skills Specialist 510-748-2313
The Cognitive Rehabilitation Program offers therapeutic classes designed to improve the cognitive skills and functioning of people with brain injuries and/or learning disabilities.
- Improving Cognitive Skills, LRNRE 213A and LRNRE 213B focus on
- Attention skills
- Memory Strategies
- Recognition of verbal and non-verbal patterns
- Basics of brain function
- Human learning theory applied to individual strengths and weaknesses
- How to solve computer generated problems in sequencing and logic
- Organization and critical evaluation of information
- Strategies in problem-solving.
Fall Semester: LRNRE 213A focuses on attention, organization, memory, and learning strategies.
Spring Semester: LRNRE 213B focuses on organization, problem-solving, and logic.
- Class format includes both lectures and lab;
- Lab: Includes most up-to-date Cognitive Rehabilitation software;
- Lab assists with identifying deficit areas and developing strategies to deal with problem areas.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
10:00-12:00 or 1:30-3:30
For information and enrollment assistance, please call for an appointment with a DSPS counselor, or stop into our office in D-117. We look forward to working with you.