Cognitive Impairment In Schizophrenia: Cognitive Remediation & The Potential Role Of Digital Technology
Philip Harvey, PhD, from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, provided a brief overview of cognitive impairment in schizophrenia.
Key points included:
Cognitive impairment is a core feature of schizophrenia
Options to address cognition and functioning include psychosocial support programs and cognitive remediation interventions
Cognitive remediation therapy (CRT) has as its specific goals the improvement of cognitive functioning and self management of cognitive difficulties
CRT interventions may be delivered in a computerized or traditional format
Various computerized CRT programs have been evaluated in patients …