CARDS: Cognition, Attention and Recall Drill Set - Memory
These 40 engaging playing-card activities are enjoyable but specifically target four types of memory; Short Term (recalling immediate information/storing for future processing), Declarative Long Term (retrieving stored information such as facts, places, etc), Procedural Long Term (recall learned routines through repetition) and Prospective Long Term (doing something at the correct time). Clients recall and follow instructions whilst simultaneously exercising auditory, visual memory skills and fine motor skills. Offers numerous ways to grade difficulty level.
Target four types of memory with these 40 engaging playing-card activities;
- Short Term (recalling immediate information and storing for future processing),
- Declarative long term (retrieving stored information such as facts, places...),
- Procedural Long term (recall learned routines through repetition),
- Prospective Long-Term (remembering to do something in the future, at the correct time).
Each activity stimulates recalling and following instructions and requires simultaneous exercise of auditory and visual memory skills and fine motor skills.
Begin at a comfortable pace for the client and increase to develop automaticity.