Cognitive Remediation

Principal Investigator
Alessandra Passarotti, PhD

CogMed Working Memory Training in Adolescents with Pediatric Bipolar Disorder, Mood Disorder and in Adolescents with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Has your child been diagnosed with Pediatric Bipolar Disorder (PBD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)? The Pediatric Mood Disorders Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago is currently seeking adolescents to participate in a research study. Subjects ages 8-19 will be asked to volunteer for a 5-8 week training program aimed at improving working memory. The goal of this study is to measure the effectiveness of the working memory training program on children with PBD or ADHD. This study is being conducted by Dr. Alessandra Passarotti.

For more information, please contact Dr Passarotti at 312-355-0109

IRB approval dates: August 20, 2013 to July 23, 2014


The Brain Center and the clinic is a part of the Pediatric Mood Disorders Program, The Colbeth Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, the Institute for Juvenile Research, and the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago.


1747 West Roosevelt Road
Suite 155, M/C 747
Chicago, IL 60608
Phone: (312) 996-7723
Fax: (312) 413-0063


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