Helicopter Parenting Can Lead To Poor Self-regulation in Children

Parents of young children in America today are increasingly pressured to be uber-involved, and the influence of social media only exacerbates this trend. Moms and dads alike are expected to… read more

COVID Pandemic and Autism Spectrum Disorder: The Double Whammy of Disrupted Routines

Children with an autism spectrum disorder and their caregivers face unique challenges in the best of times. During the COVID-19 pandemic crisis these challenges rose exponentially in ways that scientists… read more

Gut Health and Autism: New Science Reveals a Link

April is Autism Awareness Month and new research was just released from the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, in Aurora, Colorado. The innovative study published by the American Society… read more

Modern Brain Journal is the Official Publication of LearningRx


Modern Brain Journal
is your source for the latest news and research on brain training and fitness, brain and behavior, and brain health. The journal features research highlights from the fields of neuroscience, neurology, psychology, psychiatry, medicine, cognitive science, and education. Modern Brain Journal features weekly updates in all three major content areas. Visit frequently for news and research on brain training, brain fitness, mental health, mindfulness and meditation, mind-body medicine, and strategies for improving and maintaining brain health. Modern Brain Journal is the official publication of LearningRx, the largest network of cognitive training centers in the world where we’ve helped more than 101,000 clients improve cognitive deficits associated with learning disabilities, ADHD, dyslexia, autism, traumatic or acquired brain injury, and age-related cognitive decline.