Technical description Interactive Metronome® (IM) is software consisting of a series of 13 hand and foot interactive exercises which are performed while auditory tones direct the individual to match the metronome beat. The program evaluates and assesses the performance of the user.

Science foundation claims Timing and rhythmicity are important functions that relate to a variety of cognitive and motor skills.
Through repetition of interactive exercises, IM users experience sustained focus for longer and longer periods of time. Planning and sequencing is not efficient in patients with learning and developmental disorders. IM strengthens neurological timing in such patients.

Protocol of Use The program consists of 12 or 15 one-hour sessions, which can be completed in 3 to 5 weeks.

How can you use Soundsory as a complement to this program? The Soundsory program is an excellent complement to the Interactive Metronome program as engages the user in a series of 50 special exercises that cause the neural networks in the brain to grow and become more efficient.

The body movement exercises can be easily adapted to each individual.

It is a 40-day program of daily 30 minutes of music listening with exercises. The program is divided into two sessions of 20 days each. Learn more here.

Equipment

Professional Equipment Interactive Metronome is a software program functioning with accessories such as headphones, button triggers won like gloves and feet tap map. The equipment for a professional starts at USD 6000.

End-users Equipment See BrainBeat Equipment developed by the same organization for consumers. IM for Professionals can be also applied at home with IM home version.

Certification training

Training for Professionals One day Interactive Metronome Certification training is $149. (The equipment is not included). No prerequisite.

Online Training No.

Number of Professional certification levels 2.

About the company

Good to know Interactive Metronome has developed a software for individuals called BrainBeat

Company’s founder and date: Interactive Metronome was developed by James Cassily, Child Psychologist, in 1992.

Number of Practitioners: 15000.

Main Area: Worldwide

Location:
13798 NW 4th Street
Suite 300
Sunrise, Florida 33325

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