About Us

Our mission

Our mission is to use scientific knowledge to help adults boost and maintain their brain functions.
Our goal is to provide your loved-ones or your residents with fun and stimulating brain exercises.

Our Founder

The Memory Practice was founded in 2006 by Dr. Pascale Michelon, a dynamic and entrepreneurial academic.

Dr. P. Michelon received her Ph.D. in Cognitive Sciences in 1999 (Lyon, France). As a Research Scientist at Washington University in the Psychology Dept., she worked with both young and older adults to understand how the brain makes use of information and memorizes facts.

Dr. Michelon received several academic fellowships and awards. From 2004 to 2006, she was the recipient of a Washington University Center for Aging award for her work on spatial reasoning and aging.
Dr. Michelon is an Adjunct Faculty at Washington University in Saint Louis in the Psychology Department.

Dr. Michelon is the author of numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles.
Her latest book is Max Your Memory (2012), by D.K., an illustrated memory workbook that offers techniques and tips to optimize memory at all ages.

More than 200 exercises, strategies, and tips to boost your memory.
Find an excerpt in the Wall Street Journal.


 

Dr. Michelon is on the Speaker’s Bureau for the Alzheimer’s Association and a member of several organizations such as Professionals in Retirement Community Living (PRCL), Social Workers in Long Term Care (SWLTC), the Breakthrough Coalition and Continuum of care Marketing Association (COCMA).

Dr. Michelon is also an Expert Contributor for SharpBrains.com where individuals, companies and institutions are provided with the best science-based information and guidance on Brain Health and Fitness.