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Brainy Moves is a holistic brain training program developed based on scientific research to enhance cognitive functions through complex exercise and play. Incorporating a structured curriculum with novel and meaningful activities and complex movements, the fun-filled program, it also builds resilience and inculcates positive values. Brainy Moves offers customised programs on fitness and wellness, weight management, special needs therapy, injury recovery, sports exposure, outdoor and values education programs. Uniqueness of program Enhance both the brain and the body through complex moves, fun activities and sensory training. Efficient workout to exercise different parts of the body and the brain at the same time. Minimal impact on the joints. Customisable to be suitable for all levels of psychomotor skills and health conditions. Pre and post assessment with psychomotor tests and health measurements.
With many children addicted to gadgets and decrease in opportunities to play and exercise, James has a mission to raise awareness on the importance of complex exercise in the development of the brain and keeping it sharp, and change the mindsets of parents, educators, and even medical professionals.
James founded Brainy Moves, a science-based program that uses complex exercise to boost the brain for both children and adults. It is endorsed by Dr John Ratey from Harvard Medical School and Dr Zachary Walker from National Institute of Education (NIE). James guest lectures at NIE to MOE teachers and Principals on the scientific research on how movement impacts the brain and trains teachers how to carry out brain breaks in the classroom. James also goes to schools to conduct the Brainy Moves program to help improve students’ learning abilities.
Formally trained in Physical Education and Sports Science at NIE, James is also certified by Changi General Hospital as a Clinical Fitness Professional (Exercise is Medicine Singapore). A former PE and Maths teacher, he is experienced in coaching and training students in fitness, wellness and sports, including neuro-typical students and those with learning difficulties.
The Brainy Moves program was developed based on science to help neuro typical children maximise their potential, and children with special needs to improve in their conditions. Students at Brainy Moves have seen amazing transformations with improved high-order thinking, speech, improvements in academic results, focus & concentration, with the most dramatic and significant improvements seen in children with special needs conditions.
James and the Brainy Moves program has been featured in several media platforms such as The Straits Times, Business Times (Executive Lifestyle), Zao Bao Comma, My Paper, The New Paper, Good Morning Singapore 早安您好! MediaCorp Channel 8 and 938 Live.