Researchers in Bowling Green have found that individuals with ADHD have deficits on the right side of the frontal lobes of their brain. The researchers induced ADHD in young rats and then attempted various treatments. The researchers found that rough and tumble play especially during adolescence was able to reduce both hyperactivity and ADD. So what are we doing in schools - eliminating gym class and recess so kids can get ready to take Federal government demanded testing.
The Brain Gym(r) movement exercises that I use in my Switched-On Selling and Management seminars are designed to give children and adults the movement exercises that they need. To learn more about Brain Gym go to www.BrainGym.org.