Intervention program for the improvement of attention abilities in Argentinean school children
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Keywords

Attention abilities
intervention program
children.

How to Cite

Susana Ison, M. (2011). Intervention program for the improvement of attention abilities in Argentinean school children. International Journal of Psychological Research, 4(2), 72–79. https://doi.org/10.21500/20112084.783

Abstract

We understand attention as an active and constructive mechanism that can be improved with regular practice. The purpose of the present research was to evaluate the efficiency of an intervention program aimed at stimulating attention abilities in Argentinean school children between 7-12 years old previously detected as having low attention efficiency, and considering age and sex. We formed two groups: a) under study, with 72 students, and b) control, with 66 students. In the post-intervention stage the results showed a statistically significant increase of attention efficiency in the children involved in the program. These are promising results regarding their application to different cognitive performance profiles and the various development contexts.
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