Potential Web Based Cognitive Exercises in Remediation of Mind (ReMind) Programme for Schizophrenia Recovery
P Naniyati Shuib1, Mahadir Ahmad2, Zubaidah Jamil Osman3, Muhammad Najib Mohamad Alwi4

1Naniyati Shuib, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

2Mahadir Ahmad, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. 

3Zubaidah Jamil Osman, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences, Malaysia. 

4Muhammad Najib Mohamad Alwi, International Medical School, Management and Science University, Malaysia. 

Manuscript received on 10 December 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 23 December 2019 | Manuscript Published on 31 December 2019 | PP: 621-629 | Volume-8 Issue-12S2 October 2019 | Retrieval Number: L111010812S219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.L1110.10812S219

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Abstract: The use of computerized cognitive exercises is recognized in cognitive remediation (CR) which designed specifically for a rehabilitation purpose in psychiatric illness particularly schizophrenia. Specific criteria of cognitive exercises were analyzed in a need analysis as a potential tool to ameliorate cognitive deficits in the Remediation of Mind (ReMind) programme with targeted processing speed for early intervention that influence cognitive enhancement effects. The existing educational software and commercial web based cognitive training were identified and explored in participants who attended 15 sessions of CR through a focus group discussion for the viability and effectiveness to enhance global cognition performance and functional outcome.

Keywords: Computerized Cognitive Exercise, Cognitive Remediation, Processing Speed, Schizophrenia.
Scope of the Article: Web Mining