What are Benefits of I.M.?

Strengthen Auditory, Visual and Physical Awareness

The improvements from I.M. result in stronger motor control and coordination, enhanced balance and gait, and improved language and cognition. 

 

Working Memory

The ability to store information and ideas.  Memory is essential for word recognition, comprehension of complex sentences and remembering instructions.

 

Attention

The ability to focus on information tasks and ignore distractions.

 

Processing

The rate at which an individual is able to accurately perceive and manipulate information.

 

Sequencing

The placing of detailed information in its accustomed order, for example: days of the week, the alphabet or long division.

 

Motor Coordination

The combination of purposeful body movements working together, as in tying a shoe, hand writing or riding a bicylce. 

 

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Tucson, AZ