Research from the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center finds that neurofeedback in the form of a video game successfully helped children diagnosed with ADHD to have better focus. Parental report six months after training, the study reports, showed a lasting improvement. The study appeared today in Pediatrics.
Steiner, N., Frenette, E., Rene, K., Brennan, R.; In-School Neurofeedback Training for ADHD: Sustained Improvements From a Randomized Control Trial. Pediatrics. Online February 17, 2014
Of further interest:
Kids With ADHD Can Train Their Brains, Study Finds (NBC News)