BrainMatterZ offers a variety of services that help you to take charge of your family’s brain health. These services allow you to enhance brain function in students and preserve mental function in adults.
BrainMatterZ and Dr. Tere Linzey can provide easy-to-understand answers about how you can enhance your child's brain or yours. Schedule a consultation to discuss a variety of services offered based on the needs of you or your child.
AUDITORY & VISUAL PROCESSING
The ability to take in visual and auditory information is imperative to a strong performance in academics. Visual processing and visual processing speed are important skills for the classroom and at home.
Poor visual processing speed can impact:
Sometimes defines self-concept
Reading, Math, and Writing fluency
Reading performance and development
Ability to discriminate between visual information
Difficulty working under time pressure
Copying from the board
Relationships with siblings
Ability to follow written directions
Auditory Processing Disorder, sometimes call Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) can run in families and can occur without a hearing loss. Students with CAPD are often sensitive to noise and it is common in students with ADD and ADHD.
CAPD can impact:
Social interactions/peer relationships
Ability to understand curriculum and teacher’s directions
Affects how the brain perceives and processes what is heard
Understanding spoken language
Focus on a person’s voice
Discrimination between meaningful sounds from background
Ability to follow directions
We offer specifically designed instruction to strengthen auditory and visual processing.