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Media Coverage

2020s

TV

CTV Morning Live TV Interview – Vancouver, Canada (31 Jan 2020)

Breakfast on TVNZ 1 – New Zealand (28 Feb 2020)

Studio 10 on Network 10 – Sydney, Australia (12 March 2020)


CTV News Winnipeg – Winnipeg, Canada (October 2020)

 

Radio/Podcast

Interview with Mark Holland on KCIS 630 – Seattle, USA (30 Jan 2020)

Mornings with Gareth Parker on 6PR – Perth, Australia (10 Feb 2020)

Mornings with Virginia Trioli on ABC Radio Melbourne – Melbourne, Australia (17 Feb 2020)

The Everyday Millionaire – Toronto, Canada (15 August 2020)


Carrie Abbott Radio – Seattle, USA (3 Feb 2020)

Afternoons with Sonya Feldhoff on ABC Radio Adelaide – Adelaide, Australia (14 Feb 2020)

Ruthless Compassion with Dr. Maria Sirota – Toronto, Canada (12 March 2020)

the EW Podcast – Toronto, Canada (1 July 2020)

Articles

NZ Herald – Auckland, New Zealand (28 Feb 2020)

Freedom2live – Auckland, New Zealand (28 Feb 2020)

2010s

TV

Radio/Podcast

Articles

TEDxToronto – Toronto, Canada (27 April 2013)

Dr. Greg Rose Research Presentation – Vancouver, Canada (9 July 2019)

2010-2019

The Bill Good Show CKNW AM 980 – Vancouver, Canada

6PR Interview with Peter Bell and Krystyna Broad – Perth, Australia

Brain Care Broadcast with Arjan Kuipers and Anniken Hamang

ABC 891 Mornings with Ian Henschke – Australia

Barbara Arrowsmith-Young Presentation – Paris, France (November 12, 2018) French Ver.

Dr. Theresa Nicassio Show on Healthy Life Radio (9 May 2019)

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Inclusive Education Project Podcast with Barbara Arrowsmith-Young: Overcoming Learning Disabilities, October 7, 2019

October 7, 2019

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Afternoons with James Valentine

March 15, 2017

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Drive with Emma Griffths

March 10, 2017

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The Drawing Room with Barbara Arrowsmith-Young

March 1, 2017

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ABC radio Melbourne Afternoons with Clare Bowditch

February 28, 2017

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The Wellness Couch – TWG 213: Learning difficulties with Barbara Arrowsmith-Young

August 10, 2015

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Sunday School with Arrowsmith 774 ABC Melbourne

April 8, 2015

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The Wellness Couch – The Amazing Arrowsmith

March 23, 2015

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612 ABC Brisbane “Change your brain” with Rebecca McLaren

November 29, 2013

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Brisbane 96five ‘Talking Life’ with Peter Janetzki

November 3, 2013

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Radio New Zealand Nine to Noon Show

August 8, 2013

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Strange Brains CFRU Radio, University of Guelph

March 28, 2013

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The revolutionary thinking of Barbara Arrowsmith-Young with Richard Fidler

May 15, 2012

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Richard Stubbs, 774 ABC Afternoons,  Melbourne, Australia

November 20, 2012

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Paul Dale, The Guestroom, ABC Darwin, Australia

November 16, 2012

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Steve Austin, 612 ABC Mornings, Brisbane, Australia

November 14, 2012

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Margaret Throsby, Midday Interview, ABC Classical FM, Australia

November 8, 2012

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Richard Glover, ABC Radio, Sydney, Australia

November 7, 2012

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Lynne Malcolm, All in the Mind, Changing Your Brain, ABC Radio, Australia

October 7, 2012

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Michael Schulder, CNN Radio

September 7, 2012

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Interview with Breakfast’s Anna Foster, BBC Radio 5 live

June 6, 2012

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Life Matters with Natasha Mitchell, ABC Radio, Melbourne Australia

May 21, 2012

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Graeme Hill Show, New Zealand Radio Live

May 13, 2012

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CBC Radio Interviews with Dr. Norman Doidge

The following radio interviews with Dr. Doidge may be of particular interest to educators and persons following the work of Arrowsmith Program: Please click on this link to access streaming audio of the conversation. The site contains a link allowing you to install RealPlayer which is required to listen to the streaming audio file.


Research Committee Submission on Arrowsmith Program by Howard Eaton, Ed.M. Spring 2019, Learning Disabilities Association of Canada
The work of Arrowsmith Program is discussed in this paper from Jo Boaler: Valuing Difference and Growth: A Youcubed Perspective on Special Education By Jo Boaler, Professor of Mathematics Education, and Tanya LaMar, Doctoral Student, Stanford University February 27, 2019
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
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Research Committee Submission on Arrowsmith Program by Howard Eaton, Ed.M. Spring 2019, Learning Disabilities Association of Canada
The work of Arrowsmith Program is discussed in this paper from Jo Boaler: Valuing Difference and Growth: A Youcubed Perspective on Special Education By Jo Boaler, Professor of Mathematics Education, and Tanya LaMar, Doctoral Student, Stanford University February 27, 2019
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
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
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)
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
Canadian Program Helps Change Life of Aussie Teen October 5, 2012, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney News
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 Bhati June 24, 2012, India Today, New Delhi
How Barbara Arrowsmith-Young rebuilt her own brain by Jon Henley June 12, 2012, The Guardian
Further Reading on Mind, Brain, and Education by Sarah D. Sparks
June 4, 2012, Education Week
The Woman Who Changed Her Brain, Barbara Arrowsmith-Young by Sarah Barmak June 1, 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

2000s

TV

Articles

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
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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