Dallas, TX MS Cognitive Group: Executive Functioning

Date:
Friday, March 8, 2019
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:
Bass Neuropsychology Clinic, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UTSW)
6333 Forest Park Rd. Suite BLA.110
Dallas, TX 75235

Join other patients with multiple sclerosis at UT Southwestern Medical Center for the MS Cognitive Group, in which participants can receive education about MS and the commonly experienced cognitive difficulties such as memory, attention, executive function, language, and visuospatial abilities. The group also teaches evidence-based strategies that have been proven to be effective in compensating for these difficulties.

Week 2: Executive Function

  • Cover aspects of executive function, also known as the "command center" of the brain
  • Discussion of different thinking areas including:
    • mental flexibility
    • problem solving
    • initiation
    • working memory
    • planning/organization

If you are interested in attending or would like more information, please contact the Neuropsychology clinic at UT Southwestern Medical Center by phone at 214-648-4646 or email at Ernesto.Berumen@utsouthwestern.edu

The program description and information above is provided as a resource for those individuals interested in MS. MSAA has not developed nor reviewed the program's content and has not had a role in the selection of the speakers. Therefore, this posting does not constitute an endorsement of the program or its content. MSAA does not promote, recommend, or endorse any specific medications, treatments, or products. Determination of appropriate medical care should be made in consultation with your physician after a thorough analysis of the risks and benefits.

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