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Canadian school now in SydneyJune 23, 2016, Hawkesbury Gazette
Parents push for greater access to program to help children with learning disabilitiesAugust 29, 2015, Sydney Morning Herald
A new way to help kids with learning difficultiesAugust 13, 2015, The Australian Jewish News
Arrowsmith Program giving students help and families hopeJune 18, 2015, The Windsor Star
Students break through learning barriers with new programJune 1, 2015, The Educator, NSW
Na WSZiA w Opolu dyskutowali o plastyczności mózguMay 25, 2015, Nowa Trybuna Opolska, Poland
Pilot program puts focus on special needs education in VictoriaMay 1, 2015, The Age, Victoria
Brain “Workout” Program Scores Dramatic Results in Sydney CEO TrialsJanuary 12, 2015
Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese
New program allows for parents to choose child’s curriculum, 13 News WOWKAugust 17, 2015
Arrowsmith hits the bulls-eye for Toowoomba studentsDecember 6, 2014, The Chronicle
New take on learning disabilities: change the brainNovember 25, 2014, komonews.com
Exercising young brains: Arrowsmith technique helps students focus on problem learning skillsOctober 17, 2014, Daily Telegraph
Parents campaign for learning disability programmeOctober 16, 2014, Thepress.co.nz
Barbara Arrowsmith Young: Every kid should practice stress reduction and targeted cognitive exercises at schoolSept 25, 2014, Sharpbrains.com
The Scientist, The Mnemonist And The Woman Who Changed Her BrainIssue 413 (September/October 2014), TableAus Magazine
Arrowsmith program focuses on strengthening students’ cognitive abilitiesJuly 25, 2014, The Redmond Reporter
Barbara Arrowsmith Speaks with LearnFastJuly 18, 2014, learnfasthome.com.au
Gateway Schools opening Arrowsmith site on Bainbridge IslandJune 30, 2014, North Kitsap Herald
Lakeview Montessori to launch innovative Arrowsmith ProgramJune 23, 2014, Windsor Star
Why TIGS is considering the Arrowsmith brain programJune 13, 2014, Illawarra Mercury
Arrowsmith program delivers astonishing resultsJune 6, 2014, The Chronicle
Child brain training program moves closer by Bethany HiattMay 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 KaylorFebruary 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 14-162013-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 BrainMay 29, 2013, Pickering Christian School, SNAP Pickering
Thomas Quinn on the American Supermoms Making Medical History by Thomas QuinnMay 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 JonesThe Bookbag (UK)
How My Learning Disability Affected My Mental Health by Barbara Arrowsmith-YoungMay 7, 2013, The Huffington Post Canada
Can Changing Your Life Change Your Brain?Top Sante (UK)
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain by Jacqueline LangNovember 19, 2012, The Starfish
Discovering Hope In A New Brain Wave by Elisabeth TaricaNovember 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 DavidsonOctober 2012, Edge Science
Global reach at school for learning disabled by Rob McCormickOctober 9, 2012, Peterborough Examiner
Canadian Program Helps Change Life of Aussie TeenOctober 5, 2012, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney News
3rd Annual Zoomer List: Canada’s Top 45 over 45October 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, 2012, 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 BhatiJune 24, 2012, India Today, New Delhi
Exercises based on “neuroplasticity” help conquer learning disabilities by Hayden D. ShookJune 24, 2012, The Post and Courier, South Carolina
How Barbara Arrowsmith-Young rebuilt her own brain by Jon HenleyJune 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-YoungMay 19, 2012, NY Post
Mind Benders Book Review by Elissa SchappellMay 15, 2012,  Vanity Fair
How to Rewire a Brain by Janet HawleyMarch 17, 2012, Good Weekend Magazine
The Arrowsmith Program for Learning Difficulties, Everything You Wanted to Know – and More by M. WyzanskiJanuary, 2010, Yated Ne’eman
Learning Issues by Andrea GordonDecember 8, 2008, Toronto Star
Dumbed Down by Lianne GeorgeNovember 6, 2008, Macleans
Raising Cognitive Capacity by Leanne MillerSeptember 2008, Professionally Speaking
The Plastic Brain by Sarah ScottJuly 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 ProgramMarch 2007, Penguin. Available online from chapters.indigo.ca and amazon.ca
Building Herself a Better BrainJuly/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 2001May 1, 2001, Saturday Night Magazine
Identifying Brain Deficits by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001April 24, 2001, The Medical Post
The Heart of Learning Disabilities by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001April 17, 2001, The Medical Post
She Changes Lives by Dr. Norman Doidge Copyright Norman Doidge 2001February 28, 2001, National Post
Learning How to Learn by Anne PapmehlAugust 1, 2000,  Toronto Globe & Mail