BrainTrain

The BrainTrain project is one of the Research Centres of Excellence (2015-2018) at the Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland. The project studies working memory training, its cognitive and neural mechanisms, and the mental architecture of executive functions. A related research topic is executive functioning in bilingualism. The research group is funded by Abo Akademi University Endowment, Academy of Finland, and C.G. Sundell Foundation.

News

Photos from the Fourth Learning and Plasticity Meeting at Äkäslompolo, Finland

Here is a link to some photos from this year’s successful LaP meeting that had ageing as its special theme:...

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Cognitive Training Seminar 22.3. 2018

The BrainTrain research group and the Turku Brain and Mind Center will organize a seminar on cognitive training on March...

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COGNITIVE BENEFITS OF BILINGUALISM OVERSTATED

Acquisition and active use of two languages have been suggested to train executive functions in the brain, such as focusing...

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Contact

Department of Psychology
Abo Akademi University
Fabriksgatan 2
FI-20500 Turku
Finland

Email

firstname.lastname@abo.fi