What is Executive Function?

Executive function is crucial for teens and young adults, especially those navigating ADHD, focusing on enhancing cognitive skills vital for planning, multitasking, and managing impulses. These executive function programs serve as the brain's "air traffic control," helping individuals organize tasks, adapt to changes, and control impulses effectively. For those with ADHD, these executive function programs are fundamental, improving academic performance, social interactions, and overall well-being. They also offer support to those with learning disabilities, autism, dyslexia, and DCD, focusing on organization, time management, and emotional regulation, setting a strong foundation for success.

Executive Function Programs at West Coast Centre for Learning 

Executive Function Coaching

At West Coast Centre for Learning, we offer a specialized Executive Function Coaching program both online and at our Surrey location. This program is tailored for children struggling with ADHD, ADD, learning disabilities, or challenges related to executive functioning. This program focuses on developing essential skills, including organization, time management, self-regulation, and socializing, crucial for both academic success and everyday life.

The coaching process begins with a comprehensive assessment to understand each child's unique needs, followed by personalized one-on-one coaching sessions. Our commitment extends beyond these sessions, providing ongoing support to ensure steady progress. Central to our method is a client-centered approach, employing practical, real-world strategies that resonate with each child’s experiences.


Cogmed Memory Training

West Coast Centre for Learning introduces Cogmed Working Memory Training, a targeted program enhancing working memory and attention with adaptive exercises. This computer-based training, supported by personalized coaching, is ideal for children aiming to boost cognitive functions.

Tailored to address challenges associated with ADHD and those struggling with academic challenges, it leverages neuroplasticity to improve focus and learning. Our executive functioning emphasis ensures participants receive practical, real-world strategies for noticeable cognitive enhancement. Cogmed stands out  because it goes beyond vague claims to deliver specific, substantial benefits.


If you require more information on our executive function programs or would like to speak with one of our experts, we would be happy to help.

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