If your child has slow processing speed, they may need more time to complete tasks. Processing speed issues can impact:
Slow processing impairs routine, at-home activities as well, such as:
The information in this section is summarized from Bright Kids Who Can’t Keep Up, by Braaten and Willoughby, which provides further useful information about children who fit these descriptions.
Ellen Braaten, Ph.D. and Brian Willoughby, Ph.D. Bright Kids Who Can’t Keep Up. New York: The Guilford Press, 2014.
See also articles for these often related concerns: ADHD and Memory; Improving Executive Functioning; Cognitive Skills Training.
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