1. Interactive Makoto for Vision Therapy and Concussion Management

      Vision therapy is a term used to describe a variety of treatments based around eyes exercises. The treatments aim to treat convergence disorder – for which there is supporting evidence – and a range of neurological, educational and spatial difficulties – uses which are not supported by good evidence. The Makoto Training Arena is unique in vision therapy. Training with this fitness pro…Read More

  2. Using the tWall For Physical Therapy and Neurological Improvement

      The tWall can be a great addition for people who are in physical therapy. The tWall is an interactive touch wall that provides sensory feedback via lights and touch sensors. People who are recovering from brain injuries and concussions especially benefit from tWall. This interactive touch wall can help improve hand-eye coordination and reaction time. Injuries to the brain can cause a decrea…Read More

  3. Using Exergame and Interactive Fitness For Occupational Therapy

      Occupational Therapy is the only profession that helps people across their lifespan to do things they want to do. Occupational therapy is supposed to enable people to live life to it’s fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent or live better with injury, illness or disability. Common occupational therapy interventions include helping children with disabilities to participate ful…Read More

  4. Interactive Fitness For Physical Therapy and Neurological Improvement

      Physical Therapy is defined as therapy for the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or threatened by disease, injury, or disability. Cognitive Deficits, also called intellectual disability, is a condition beginning in childhood in which people show significant limitations in their ability to learn and function. Intellectual disabilities are di…Read More

  5. Using Interactive Fitness Equipment For Physical Therapy and Rehab

      Physical Therapy is defined as therapy for the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or threatened by disease, injury, or disability that utilizes therapeutic exercise, physical modalities, etc. Recovering from injuries can take time and patience. Using interactive fitness can be a motivational tool for people who are struggling to recover from…Read More

  6. Improving Cognitive Deficits With Interactive Fitness and Exergaming

      Cognitive Deficits, also called intellectual disability, is a condition beginning in childhood in which people show significant limitations in their ability to learn and function. Intellectual disabilities are divided into degrees of severity based on their level of impairment. These include mild, moderate, severe, or profound. About 5% of the population have cognitive deficits, and most of…Read More

  7. Makoto Arena Interactive Gaming for Physical Therapy and Rehab

      Over the past decade, the concept of neuroplasticity – our ability to repair and re-grow neurological pathways – has advanced from hypothesis to accepted theory. Studies of therapies which combine cross-body movements with visual and auditory stimulus using the Makoto Arena, show significant improvement in visual, cardiovascular, and neurological performance. These improvements include …Read More

  8. Makoto for Cognitive and Multi Sensory Senior Fitness

      Develop balance, cognitive function, and range of motion. A recent survey by AARP revealed that the number one concern for aging Americans is staying sharp. Seniors love the Makoto Arena because it gives them a way to improve their “mental sharpness” as well as giving them the ability to get that “just right” level of cardio and stretching. The Active Aging/Senior Fitness world has…Read More

  9. Exergame Products That Are Beneficial For Rehab And Therapy

      Are you looking for new ways to enhance neurological and cognitive development for your patients? Then Exergame Fitness is the place for you! We offer a multitude of products that are beneficial for the therapy and rehab markets. They include the tWall Plus, Makoto, and Dynavision. These products train multiple areas of the brain at the same time by combining movement tasks and exercises th…Read More

  10. Why Use Makoto For Sports Performance?

      How can you improve the best athletes? How quick are your athletes to react? The player who reacts the quickest gets there the quickest. Practice can help improve these areas, but the Makoto helps improve the connection between the brain and the body. The Makoto is unique in sports enhancement. Training with it improves first-step speed, reaction time, mental focus, concentration, and hand-…Read More