Research Testimonials


Clark Thurston

“The best thing about this program is that it is a very low stakes way to practice interacting in everyday ways with others.”

Blaire Calabro

“As a teacher and parent, I believe the social cognition intervention at the Center for BrainHealth shows great promise."

Trey Blankenship

"I have hope that this research will not only help me, but that it will help other people like me.”

Daniel and MaryCaroline Lethe

“It’s like I see the world in black and white and everyone else sees it in color,” 15-year-old Daniel said.

BrainHealth Institute for Athletes

Daryl Johnston

Former Dallas Cowboy Daryl "Moose" Johnston shares why he got involved with the BrainHealth Institute for Athletes.

Military Service Members and the Brain

Clint Bruce

Former Navy SEAL, Clint Bruce, participated in BrainHealth's SMART high-performance program.

Ryan Parrott

Former Navy SEAL, Ryan Parrott, participated in BrainHealth's high performance brain training with other service members.

Josh Lewis

For military personnel, perhaps the only thing tougher than active duty is the transition to civilian life. Josh Lewis is a vete

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Russell Julian

For more than 20 years, Russell Julian proudly served his country in the Army but struggled once out of the service.

Social Cognition

Carly McCullar

Carly McCullar participated in BrainHealth's social cognition research project to enhance her communication skills.

Strategic Memory Advanced Reasoning Training (SMART)

Jerri Davis- Gray

"SMART teaches the students to think differently and it also creates a community of young sophisticated thinkers."

Lathera Addison

"By the end of the SMART program, the students were better thinkers."

Marcela Garza

"It's about teachers changing their behavior, and in the end, the kids change the way they learn and become better students."

Kyle Waldrep

“After training, I was able to write more creatively and my grades got better."

Steve Kocur

A junior high teacher with more than 20 years experience, Steve Kocur participated in BrainHealth's SMART program.

Holly Walker

A teacher for more than 36 years, Holly Walker participated in BrainHealth's SMART program for educators.

Lucy Billingsley

For Lucy Billingsley, the SMART program was both a philosophical and practical eye-opener about her ability to harness her brain

Baron Fletcher

Knowing that your brain is working for you and not against you could be one of the biggest gifts of SMART. In a culture of overw

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Stanley Francis

"I’m eternally grateful for the program and the researchers at the Center for BrainHealth for truly changing my life.”

Jeremy Schack

"Not only did BrainHealth's SMART program help Jeremy in his academic life, but his social skills have improved a lot as well."

Dillon Terry

At 13, Dillon suffered a brain injury. BrainHealth research has helped him recover cognitive skills thought lost forever.

John Prigg

John Prigg was one of the top high school wrestlers in Texas when he suffered a severe head injury.

Jarrod Snell

At 16, Jarrod suffered four concussions in one high school football game. His injuries took him out of school for

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