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Pharos Cognit
Model: PCG001    

PCG001
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MSRP: $499.00
 
Pharos Cognit is a new integrated solution designed specifically for individuals living with brain injuries and other cognitive challenges. Cognit includes a Pharos Windows phone or PDA, Pharos' Space & Time System (incorporating Pharos' Smart Navigator and Follow Me services), a book or a DVD that provide lecture/training in a highly effective memory compensation strategy. Cognit empowers patients by providing them tools and skills they need to live a richer, fuller, and more independent life. Developed in conjunction with Coastline College's Making Cognitive Connections, Pharos Cognit not only encourages individuals with cognitive disorders but also helps doctors or caregivers monitor individual's health and thus enhance patient care.



Features
  • integrated solution designed specifically for individuals living with brain injuries, mental disorders, and other cognitive challenges
  • unlocked world phone gives individuals choices of cellular providers (AT&T or T-Mobile) in the US or travel abroad
  • fast 3.5G communications with front webcam and rear camera allows a see-you-see-me or see-what-i-see interactive health care interview when needed and become available
  • Smart Navigator helps individuals find their way home or reach their destinations confidently
  • Follow Me services let family members or health care providers monitor a cognitive disorder individual's location, remind them of activities, and keep space-time records
  • Windows Mobile 6.5 with a 3.5" instinctive touch-screen makes using the powerful Windows phone fun and easy
  • focuses on practical day-to-day activities related to using a Windows Mobile PDA/smartphone for memory compensation
  • includes integrated review and reference of cognitive skills throughout learning process. Bases its design on feedback from individuals living with cognitive challenges
  • unlike a typical memory workbook or PDA/smartphone manual, which many users find frustrating and technical, Coastline College and Pharos Cognit training material is much more than a reference source; it is consciously structured to be a learning tool for cognitive challenges
  • provides structured curriculum that can be used during therapy sessions. Complements existing cognitive therapy
  • Integrates cognitive remediation strategies while teaching how to use a Windows Mobile PDA/smartphone
  • current version of Cognit is available at Coastline College, CAP, Dell, GSA Advantage, Pharos, Star Lite International. Upgrade is scheduled to be released in November 2010

  • integrated solution designed specifically for individuals living with brain injuries, mental disorders, and other cognitive challenges
  • unlocked world phone gives individuals choices of cellular providers (AT&T or T-Mobile) in the US or travel abroad
  • fast 3.5G communications with front webcam and rear camera allows a see-you-see-me or see-what-i-see interactive health care interview when needed and become available
  • Smart Navigator helps individuals find their way home or reach their destinations confidently
  • Follow Me services let family members or health care providers monitor a cognitive disorder individual's location, remind them of activities, and keep space-time records
  • Windows Mobile 6.5 with a 3.5" instinctive touch-screen makes using the powerful Windows phone fun and easy
  • focuses on practical day-to-day activities related to using a Windows Mobile PDA/smartphone for memory compensation
  • includes integrated review and reference of cognitive skills throughout learning process. Bases its design on feedback from individuals living with cognitive challenges
  • unlike a typical memory workbook or PDA/smartphone manual, which many users find frustrating and technical, Coastline College and Pharos Cognit training material is much more than a reference source; it is consciously structured to be a learning tool for cognitive challenges
  • provides structured curriculum that can be used during therapy sessions. Complements existing cognitive therapy
  • Integrates cognitive remediation strategies while teaching how to use a Windows Mobile PDA/smartphone
  • current version of Cognit is available at Coastline College, CAP, Dell, GSA Advantage, Pharos, Starlite. Upgrade is scheduled to be released in November 2010
  • TESTIMONIES FROM INDIVIDUALS

    "Improving my life organization and decreasing piles and piles of paper was my goal. I found my solution with this hands-on, easy-to-follow PDA training."

    "The Pocket PC has been a transformative tool in my life. It has strengthened my ability to be independent, efficient, and productive. It has given me hope and a concrete vehicle with which to create a new fulfilling and fruitful future for myself."

    BENEFITS FOR PROFESSIONALS

    "First off, WOW! Tons of good stuff here by way of the level of detail, organization, comprehensiveness of the skills training across both the workbook and video clips."

    BENEFITS FOR CAREGIVERS

    "My husband has a brain injury and he has both short-term and long-term memory problems. The Pharos device has helped him immensely with reminders of appointments. I also have the Pharos device and it has become very helpful in my keeping appointment schedules."

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    10/2010 —
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    1/2010 —
    Coastline Community College Acquired Brain Injury Program: People with Brain Injuries Leading Fuller Lives with Windows Mobile 
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