An ecological approach to cognitive enhancement: complex motor training.

@article{Moreau2015AnEA,
  title={An ecological approach to cognitive enhancement: complex motor training.},
  author={D. Moreau and A. Morrison and A. Conway},
  journal={Acta psychologica},
  year={2015},
  volume={157},
  pages={
          44-55
        }
}
  • D. Moreau, A. Morrison, A. Conway
  • Published 2015
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Acta psychologica
  • Cognitive training has received a lot of attention recently, yielding findings that can be conflicting and controversial. In this paper, we present a novel approach to cognitive training based on complex motor activities. In a randomized controlled design, participants were assigned to one of three conditions: aerobic exercise, working memory training or designed sport--an intervention specifically tailored to include both physical and cognitive demands. After training for eight weeks, the… CONTINUE READING
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