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On January 18, 2016, Posted by , In Hearing Aid Selection,Hearing Aids,Hearing Loss and Hearing Aids, With Comments Off on Fast ForWord

Fast ForWord is made up of progressive, supervised, computer based activities and exercises.  The exercises focus on building and improving essential cognitive skills such as:

  • memory
  • attention
  • processing and,
  • sequencing

The primary goal of the products, currently offered by Meridian Hearing Centre, is to improve auditory processing; subsequent benefits may include improvements in academic performance and social behaviour.

Results indicate that the Fast ForWord products produce long-term benefits due to their foundation in neuroscience research and use of principles grounded in this knowledge. These principles that enable and facilitate student learning include:

  • frequency and intensity
  • adaptivity
  • simultaneous development and,
  • timely motivation

Fast ForWord products apply these principles in game like fashion to help maintain focus and motivation for six consecutive weeks.