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Researcher asks: Does daily activity improve ADHD kids' focus?

January 09,2015

Quick Chat: Emma Climie discusses innovative activity program for ADHD kids

Quick Chat: Emma Climie discusses the SPARK for Learning program

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January 9, 2015 - No doubt about it…physical activity is good for everyone, and integral to our mental and physical well being.  But can exercise have additional benefits, in particular for children who have been diagnosed with Attention deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

Assistant Professor Emma Climie has been researching whether introducing an exercise regimen into a students’ day can affect their ability to focus and learn.  In this quick chat, she discusses the SPARK for Learning program.

Researcher Michelle Deen leads a SPARK for Learning session