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Our senior Nurse Practitioner 
 
Jill Kornegay, MSN, ARNP-C, CPNP-PC, IBCLC-RLC
 
Jill Kornegay attended college at Florida Community College in Jacksonville, Florida where she played volleyball and obtained her Associate of Arts degree. She then transferred to the University of Florida and graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She started working as a labor and delivery nurse in Ocala while returning to University of Florida for her Master of Science in Nursing. She graduated as a pediatric nurse practitioner in May of 2004. Among her many accomplishments, she is certified in ADOS Administration research level ( Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule ). She has tremendous experience in Autism, ADHD and developmental delays. She is married with two beautiful children.

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Tarice Williams, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Tarice obtained her Master degree at UCF - School of nursing. She moved from Maryland in 2013. She has extensive experience evaluating and managing children with developmental and behavioral conditions. She is married and has 2 children. 

Play Attention is an advancement of neurofeedback, integrating biofeedback technology with behavioral shaping and cognitive training. With a licensed child and adolescent therapist guiding your child through the process to increase the efficacy of learning to sustain attention, attend discriminately, control behavioral and emotional impulses and generalize improvements to their natural environment, this is the most comprehensive evidence based approach to addressing the challenges associated with ADHD. In fact, in two randomized, controlled studies performed by Tufts University School of Medicine, the Play Attention group showed significant and lasting improvements in attention, executive functioning, and hyperactivity/impulsivity, compared with peers in the cognitive training group or control group. Play Attention produced significant changes in the students’ behaviors and educational outcomes. Additionally, a six month follow up study was performed to determine whether those outcomes were maintained; they were. Play Attention is effective with students whether they take medication for ADHD or not. With the addition of the auditory processing and social skills modules, Play Attention is an appropriate treatment approach for students with auditory processing disorder as well as high functioning autism.

 

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