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Package Contents

64 test and training programs, with 537 different task sets, e.g. for visuomotor control, com­prehension, reaction, vigilance, memory, language, intellectual and professional skills. Tasks can be edited, changed, and expanded.

Applications

CLINICAL: disturbances in performance and motivation, e.g. in the context of functional psychoses and organic brain syndromes.

REHABILITATION: initial orientation and prognosis, initial training, e.g. in occupational therapy.

RESEARCH: e.g. time series in the context of evaluative studies.

EDUCATION: e.g. Special Needs Education.

IN THE HOME: Individual training can be continued with the HOME Version.

Training Oriented

The program can be used with add-on learning demonstrations, help with solutions, levels of difficulty, explanation of results, repetition options and adaptive task series, i.e. difficulty of tasks based on previous performance. The sequence of exercises can be made dependent on specific criteria.

Test Oriented

The program can be used with standard settings derived from the normative values provided in some sub-programs. Learning test options.

Motivation

Wide-ranging content and difficulty levels, entertaining initial exercises, help with solutions, learning demos and explanations of results, realistic feedback, accessible comparative scores and user-selected and user-controlled exercises.

Score Reporting

is automatic, differentiated and user-selectable. Overall scores, performance, time and course scores, scores for individual exercises, graphic profiles written to disk, screen or printer. Group statistics are available in the Professional Version.

Comparative Scoring

can be set to update average scores and best scores automatically. The supervisor can decide whether clients see all scores, no scores or only their own score.

Norms

Norms derived from non-patients and various diagnostic groups are available for many exercises and are continuously updated using data from several centers. The Professional Version supports user-defined norms.

Clinically tested

since 1986 in neurological, psychiatric and rehabilitation centers starting in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Reports confirm improved skills, high acceptability and the development of realistic self-assessment.

Scientific

data derived from patients with various problems at several centers shows significant and relevant progress in learning and a correlation between test-results and success in the work environment.

Versatile

exercises can be varied by random routines and user-edited exercise material. Instructions, timing, type and scope of exercise series, as well as the exercises themselves can be altered. In the Professional Version user-defined programs and menus can also be linked to COGPACK.

User Friendly

Pull-down Menus. Control by keyboard, mouse or touch screen optionally. On-screen hints and infor­ma­tion. Introductory screens before each exercise. Optional trial run. Selected settings are preserved.

Security

by lockable menus, supervisor passwords, elaborate error-routines, optional protection against undesirable training break-offs.

Documentation

for trainees and supervisors by the manual and by context-sensitive help on-screen. Editable task files and item lists contain formatting information and references. Q&A and special advice for Windows versions on a yellow "Quick Start" paper.

COGPACK

Sub-programs

VISOMOTOR SKILLS: Steer, follow or mark a moving figure. Divide lines or pies. Reproduce or mirror a drawing. Catch a bouncing ball.

COMPREHENSION, REACTION, VIGILANCE: Scanning, character recognition, catch a falling star. Assembly-line simulation and continuous performance tasks.

LANGUAGE MATERIAL: Various clues to find words or labels. Questions about text-content. Attribution of quotations to authors or titles to poems. Placing words or syllables into correct order. Anagrams. Semantic fields. Vocabulary.

MEMORY: remembering series of words, images and labels, patterns, signs, addresses, routes, scenes. Various types of recall and repetition applicable.

NUMBERS, LOGIC, PROBLEM SOLVING: mental arithmetic, problems, geometry, quantities, numbers and number words. Connect dots. Simple and deductive comparisons. Complete a logical block. Continue a series. Shortest way. Optimize borders.

KNOWLEDGE, ORIENTATION, EVERYDAY SKILLS: Times, dates, compass, money, weights and measures, traffic signs, license plates, abbreviations, keyboard, geography, etc.

SPECIAL ELEMENTS: labyrinths, color/word interference, note and tone, 3-D positioning, assumptions about public opinion.

Hardware Requirements

PC with WINDOWS 95, 98, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 or 10, color monitor, keyboard, mouse or touch screen, sound, at least 800 MB free space on HD.

General Terms & Conditions

cf. www.cogpack.com, select English, orders, Professional, Read the General Terms and Conditions.

Versions

COGPACK Professional contains the Home version, supplementary material, more alteration options, tools, personal data management, group statistics, and some source files.

COGPACK HOME for individual training in the home. Substantially less scope in tools, personal data management, manual.

Prices Euro
net of tax
COGPACK Professional* 450,00
COGPACK Home* 160,00
Language:
DE,ES,FR,IT,KR,NL,NO,PL,PT, or US-English,
each*
100,00
Additional 1-Station License 150,00
Additional 2-Stations License 200,00
Additional 3-Stations License 240,00
Additional 4-Stations License 270,00
Additional 5-Stations License 300,00
Additional 10-Stations License
which means campus- & LAN-license
400,00
Additional Manual English or German 13,70
Upgrade current Professional Version 100,00
Upgrade current Home Version 50,00
2-Year Upgrade Service 300,00

* Professional and Home versions include single-station license, one language, one manual, hotline or e-mail advice, delivery to Europe.

19% VAT are added for DE and EU if no EU VAT-IDNo. is reported. € 12 shipping fee is added for deliveries to outside Europe. Standard format CD, USB flash drive on request and with € 8 extra charge. Some language packages still partly incomplete. The use of additional licencies and of Campus licencies is limited for one place with a named postal address and require a Professional version. Networking in a LAN with additional 10-station license only. Trade prices on request.


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