Articles

Canadian school now in Sydney June 23, 2016, Hawkesbury Gazette
Parents push for greater access to program to help children with learning disabilities August 29, 2015, Sydney Morning Herald
A new way to help kids with learning difficulties August 13, 2015, The Australian Jewish News
Arrowsmith Program giving students help and families hope June 18, 2015, The Windsor Star
Students break through learning barriers with new program June 1, 2015, The Educator, NSW
Na WSZiA w Opolu dyskutowali o plastyczności mózgu May 25, 2015, Nowa Trybuna Opolska, Poland
Pilot program puts focus on special needs education in Victoria May 1, 2015, The Age, Victoria
Brain “Workout” Program Scores Dramatic Results in Sydney CEO Trials January 12, 2015
Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese
Arrowsmith hits the bulls-eye for Toowoomba students December 6, 2014, The Chronicle
New take on learning disabilities: change the brain November 25, 2014, komonews.com
Exercising young brains: Arrowsmith technique helps students focus on problem learning skills October 17, 2014, Daily Telegraph
Parents campaign for learning disability programme October 16, 2014, Thepress.co.nz
Barbara Arrowsmith Young: Every kid should practice stress reduction and targeted cognitive exercises at school Sept 25, 2014, Sharpbrains.com
The Scientist, The Mnemonist And The Woman Who Changed Her Brain Issue 413 (September/October 2014), TableAus Magazine
Arrowsmith program focuses on strengthening students’ cognitive abilities July 25, 2014, The Redmond Reporter
Barbara Arrowsmith Speaks with LearnFast July 18, 2014, learnfasthome.com.au
Gateway Schools opening Arrowsmith site on Bainbridge Island June 30, 2014, North Kitsap Herald
Lakeview Montessori to launch innovative Arrowsmith Program June 23, 2014, Windsor Star
Why TIGS is considering the Arrowsmith brain program June 13, 2014, Illawarra Mercury
Arrowsmith program delivers astonishing results June 6, 2014, The Chronicle
Child brain training program moves closer by Bethany Hiatt May 30, 2014, The West Australian
International bestselling author visits Horizon Prep
by Christina Macone-Greene
May 30, 2004, The Coast News, Santa Fe
Westminister Schools of Augusta program aims to help students by Lisa Kaylor February 1, 2014, The Augusta Chronicle
Toowoomba school to adopt ground-breaking program by Rachael Murray  November 22, 2013, Toowoomba Chronicle
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: Learning How to Learn by Melinda Collins, Page 14-16 2013-Principals Today/NZ100th Anniversary Special Edition
When Learning Disabilities Disguise Themselves
by Barbara Arrowsmith-Young
October 3, 2013
The Huffington Post Canada
How the Brain Learns: What lessons are there for teaching?  August 4-6, 2013
The Australian Council for Educational Research Annual Conference
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain May 29, 2013, Pickering Christian School, SNAP Pickering
Thomas Quinn on the American Supermoms Making Medical History by Thomas Quinn May 22, 2013, The Big Issue (UK)
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: How We Can Shape Our Minds and Other Tales of Cognitive Transformation by Louise Jones The Bookbag (UK)
How My Learning Disability Affected My Mental Health by Barbara Arrowsmith-Young May 7, 2013, The Huffington Post Canada
Can Changing Your Life Change Your Brain? Top Sante (UK)
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain by Jacqueline Lang November 19, 2012, The Starfish
Discovering Hope In A New Brain Wave by Elisabeth Tarica November 5, 2012, The Age
Rewiring the brain to learn by Elisabeth Tarica  November 5, 2012, The Sydney Morning Herald
Can a Conscious Mind Change the Brain? A Review of Barbara Arrowsmith-Young’s The Woman Who Changed Her Brain by Michael Davidson October 2012, Edge Science
Global reach at school for learning disabled by Rob McCormick October 9, 2012, Peterborough Examiner
Canadian Program Helps Change Life of Aussie Teen October 5, 2012, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney News
3rd Annual Zoomer List: Canada’s Top 45 over 45 October 2, 2012, Zoomer Magazine
Arrowsmith School Founder & Author Speaks to 200 by Rob McCormick  September 28, 2012, The Peterborough Examiner
Interview with the Woman Who Changed her Brain
by Dr. Shaheen E. Lakhan 
August 28, 2021, Brain Blogger
A Different Kind of Back to School: Barbara Arrowsmith-Young by Amber Strocel  August 13, 2012, Vancouver Mom
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain (and Thousands of Others) by Dr. Laurie Nadel

[Please note the fees quoted in the article are for the assessment conducted at Arrowsmith School in Toronto and the program fee is for the part-time program offered at Arrowsmith School in Toronto. Each school that offers the Arrowsmith Program has their own fee structure and needs to be consulted directly.]
July 27, 2012, Huffington Post
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain
by Lucy Benyon
July 24, 2012, Express, UK
Brain change a real possibility by Ritu Bhati June 24, 2012, India Today, New Delhi
Exercises based on “neuroplasticity” help conquer learning disabilities by Hayden D. Shook June 24, 2012, The Post and Courier, South Carolina
How Barbara Arrowsmith-Young rebuilt her own brain by Jon Henley June 12, 2014, The Guardian
Further Reading on Mind, Brain, and Education 
by Sarah D. Sparks
June 4, 2012, Education Week
Step by painful step, she built a better brain  
by Sarah Barmak
June 2, 2012, The Globe and Mail
Review: The Woman Who Changed Her Brain  
by Laura Eggertson
May 26, 2012, The Toronto Star
How I Changed My Brain: Training Your Mind to Overcome Learning Disabilities by Barbara Arrowsmith-Young May 19, 2012, NY Post
Mind Benders Book Review by Elissa Schappell May 15, 2012,  Vanity Fair
How to Rewire a Brain by Janet Hawley March 17, 2012, Good Weekend Magazine
The Arrowsmith Program for Learning Difficulties, Everything You Wanted to Know – and More by M. Wyzanski January, 2010, Yated Ne’eman
Learning Issues by Andrea Gordon December 8, 2008, Toronto Star
Dumbed Down by Lianne George November 6, 2008, Macleans
Raising Cognitive Capacity by Leanne Miller September 2008, Professionally Speaking
The Plastic Brain by Sarah Scott July 2008,  Readers Digest
THE BRAIN THAT CHANGES ITSELF: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science by Norman Doidge, M.D.. Chapter 2 is on the Arrowsmith Program March 2007, Penguin. Available online from chapters.indigo.ca and amazon.ca
Building Herself a Better Brain July/August 2007, Neurology Now
Arrowsmith School: Exercising the brain
by Lauren Gilchrist
November 10, 2006, My Kawartha
Helping Children With Learning Disabilities
by Kira Vermond
March/April 2004, What’s Up Kids Family Magazine
The Woman Who Fixed her Own Brain
by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2002
April 24, 2002, Readers Digest (Canada)
Building a Better Brain by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001 May 1, 2001, Saturday Night Magazine
Identifying Brain Deficits by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001 April 24, 2001, The Medical Post
The Heart of Learning Disabilities by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001 April 17, 2001, The Medical Post
She Changes Lives by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001 February 28, 2001, National Post
Learning How to Learn by Anne Papmehl August 1, 2000,  Toronto Globe & Mail