Resources for neurological & learning disorders


Interactive 3-D brain tool

Conditions that impact on learning and memory

Internet Stroke Center is "an independent web resource for information about stroke care and research"

Nature has a lengthy article on why some people are more resistant to the effects of trauma and others more vulnerable.

A therapy service for hemiplegia patients that uses games to improve motor skills in a fun way — Limbs Alive.

A free social platform that helps users organize joint care of a loved one — Cura.

Interesting article in the New York Times about how caregivers can use the internet to help them manage care, enlisting support and communicating with everyone in your network

Virtual reality simulations are helping soldiers with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Ouch! is a BBC website by and for disabled people, and for those with a professional or personal interest in the disabled.

Encyclopedia of Mental Disorders

the page in the encyclopedia on cognitive re-training

American Brain Tumor Association

Information about how to manage your diabetes

Latest neurological news (on the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand site)

Information on learning disabilities and ADHD

Infographic on learning disabilities

an article in Slate, on one of the most case studies in neuroscience: Phineas Gage