Cognitive Worksheet Packets
Worksheet packets for all areas of cognition.
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Are you looking for effective ways to support individuals with Aphasia in improving their language and cognitive abilities? Our carefully crafted packet makes practicing language fun! We understand that many individuals possess remarkable intelligence but face language-related challenges. Our goal is to empower clinicians with resources to help them overcome Aphasia and enhance their communication skills hopefully.
In this packet, you’ll find five engaging activities based on our language-based digital exercises. These exercises are strategically designed to address the underlying language components individuals may struggle with. Providing these exercises may enable your clients to make significant progress in their language abilities.
In addition to language improvement, our worksheets also target other essential cognitive functions required for language success. Other cognitive skills engaged in this packet are:
- Executive Functioning: Our exercises challenge executive functions, helping individuals with Aphasia enhance their decision-making, planning, and problem-solving skills.
- Working Memory: These worksheets engage working memory, a vital cognitive skill necessary for retaining and processing information effectively.
- Attention: Our exercises promote focused attention, a crucial skill for clear communication and daily activities.
We believe that with the proper tools, clinicians can create environments of learning and recovery. It is for that reason that we develop worksheets like this and more. Make sure also to download our other free worksheets. We release free mini worksheets 2x a month.
Included inside: 17 worksheets and bridging questions.
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Comparing and contrasting information can be a difficult task for anyone. Many people struggle with analyzing and processing the difference in items. In this exercise, you must compare and contrast images in two sets to see which images have been substituted. This exercise requires extensive attention to detail, which will help you complete tasks such as correctly taking medication, responding thoroughly to work emails, and becoming more conscious of your environment.
Attention is greatly impacted post injury. For many people, staying focused is an ongoing issue they have to work with. In this packet, you must become a detective and find the odd character out of a set of characters. This challenges clients to work on analytical as well as processing abilities. By working on these skills, this exercise will help you learn strategies that will help you pick out anomalies as well as relevant information from a set.
We designed this packet to stimulate visual skills related to verbal attention. The goal of this packet is to engage all aspects related to verbal and visual attention skills. We believe Verbal and visual attention skills are essential to all cognitive functions, especially those around social cognition and language. This packet will start by challenging your patients with two different adaptations of our digital exercise Private Eye. In this first exercise, your patient will have to find perfect circles. The following exercise will challenge their ability to recognize the correlation between words and their meaning to determine which words do not belong. The following exercise is a modification of Elephant Memory. This modification requires your patient to study a scene and answer questions.
The last two exercises are focused directly on verbal attention. This last section starts with an adaption of Restaurant. This adaption aims to engage your patient’s ability to compare and contrast two recipes. Looking side by side, your patient will identify what was different between the recipes. Finally, your patient will have to read a passage and find the typos and errors in this modified version of This Story is Full of Blanks.
This packet is an excellent resource for teachers who want to challenge their students’ ability to process visual-verbal information. Therapists have also used this packet to help stimulate patients with brain injuries that affect their verbal attention skills or aphasia.
Included Inside: 13 pages and bridging questions.
Memory is one of the most impacted cognitive functions post-injury. In this mini-packet, you will have to recall various shapes and their colors that you have previously memorized. By practicing this, clients will be able to improve their cognition and memory skills for both social and academic settings. This exercise will help you learn strategies to better retain visual information that you come across, such as when you view signs as you walk through a city or town.
Stroke impacts motor coordination and processing speed. Clients will be able to practice and hone their motor skills by working on their ability to process what is going on around them. In this mini-packet, you must use both of your hands and your eyes to catch the ladybugs in a variety of different scenes. Try doing this packet with one or both hands!
Traumatic brain injury impacts millions of people worldwide. Each brain injury is different, resulting in a variance of cognitive difficulties experienced by patients. This worksheet contains exercises that engage in executive functioning, spatial memory, and attention. Our goal with this packet was to make a general packet full of printable cognitive worksheets for adults with a brain injury. Each exercise is based on our digital program. If your patients love the exercises in this program, you will love using our digital program.
Try this packet designed for clients with brain injury today! This packet can be used with children as well. If you are looking for other cognitive worksheets for adults with a brain injury, check out our full library of printable activities here.
Included inside: 14 worksheets and bridging questions.
Recognizing emotions in others can be difficult for clients with psychological disorders and developmental disabilities. This worksheet based on the exercise I Remember You provides exercises that tap your client’s ability to recognize and distinguish different emotions in others’ faces. By practicing the exercises in this worksheet, your clients may also build more confidence in social situations. Work on social cognition skills with your client today!
Include inside: 1 worksheet and bridging question.
Stroke impacts verbal fluency, semantic knowledge, memory, attention, and motor skills. In this packet, we wanted to provide several exercises targeting some of the key cognitive areas that may be impacted after a stroke. Our catch the ladybug exercise helps individuals practice hand movement. Root it out will help engage your patient’s long-term verbal memory recall. This packet’s version of Private Eye will encourage your patient to use their inferring skills. Your Patient will have to figure out which item does not belong. Lastly, fill in the blank, a modified version of This Story is Full of Blanks, may encourage your patient’s verbal memory as they recall facts about themselves.
This packet contains adaptable activities for individual and group therapy sessions.
Included inside: 10 pages and bridging questions.
Information retention and recall are essential for everyday tasks. In this packet, your client will be challenged with tasks that will help them remember the locations of words and objects and recall orders and names. The exercises in this packet will target their verbal memory, spatial memory, working memory, and word association. They will start the packet with their verbal and spatial memory challenged with a Words, Where are You? exercise. Next, they will have to recall orders of a group of people at a Restaurant. Then they will get a short break from words as they just have to recall the shapes from one page to the next. Finally, they will have to recall people’s names. This worksheet is helpful for anyone who would like to improve and adapt their strategies for memory.
Included inside: 15 pages and bridging questions.
Executive functioning occurs in the frontal lobe of the brain. It involves planning, task-switching, decision-making, and so much more! We’ve taken the idea of inhibition and inspired parts of this packet. If your client loves a good mystery, then they will love Decipher. In this exercise, your patient will have to infer what each symbol could mean as a letter. Additionally, in the turning point, your patient will have to infer which direction each gear is turning. We have a large collection of executive functioning worksheets; make sure to check them out here.
Included inside: 8 pages and bridging questions.
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HappyNeuron's cognitive worksheet packets
HappyNeuron Pro worksheets are based on exercises from our digital tool. They are designed to be used by clinicians to help clients stimulate, build, or rebuild the foundation of different cognitive functions.
Cognitive therapy may lead to an improved quality of life for patients. We aim to empower clinicians by helping them save time and making it easier to provide cognitive therapy. Therefore, we design our worksheets and digital exercises to be engaging and relevant. Through our tools and the cognitive therapy that clinicians provide, patients can practice the cognitive skills needed for daily functioning and may see improvement.
Find the perfect cognitive worksheet packets for your client
We create a wide variety of worksheets for numerous cognitive domains and conditions. If you’re searching for a specific cognitive skill, use the filters on the left. If you’re looking for worksheets to help with a specific condition, we recommend you look at our worksheet bundles, which are collections of packets to address specific skills or conditions.