Executive Function and the Developing Brain
Saturday, May 29, 2010,
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Back Bay Ballroom B
The development of executive function (EF) has consequences for behavior in a wide variety of domains, and impairments in EF have been implicated in numerous disorders. This talk presents a neurocognitive model of EF and its development, and examines the implications of efforts to train EF during the preschool period.
Subject Area: Developmental