Your Happy New Year, Goal-Setting Secret: Incremental Steps For The Win

Research published in Health Psychology Review described the difference between performance goals and learning goals. While performance goals may help us visualize a final outcome, learning goals ensure we get… read more

What We Learned from Training 101,000 Brains

From the Editor-in-Chief In 4th grade, my youngest son could not spell his own name. His brain had a problem. I discovered it standing in his school hallway one evening… read more

The Number One Gift To Give And Receive: Social Support

Recent research confirms that social support benefits the body and brain in profoundly positive ways. The Journal of American Medical Association published an article in Neurology which examined the connection… 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.