Cynthia R. Green, Ph.D., is one of America's foremost memory fitness and brain health experts. Dr. Green is the founder and president of Memory Arts, LLC, a company that provides memory fitness and brain health training to organizations, corporations, and individuals. She is also an acclaimed author, respected lecturer, and sought-after spokesperson known for her engaging and personable presentation style. Dr. Green has appeared on Good Morning America, The Early Show, 20/20, Fox News, The Martha Stewart Show, CNBC, and National Public Radio's "Talk of the Nation," as well as in the pages of Time, Newsweek, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The London Standard, Good Housekeeping, Prevention, and Parenting.
Dr. Green received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from New York University. Since 1990, she has served on the faculty of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where she is currently an assistant clinical professor in the department of psychiatry. Dr. Green is a recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease, having served as co-principal investigator on a number of clinical trials that evaluated treatments for this condition.
In 1996, Dr. Green founded The Memory Enhancement Program at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, a unique and innovative approach to enhancing memory fitness in healthy adults of all ages. The success of this widely praised program led to the publication of Dr. Green's popular self-help book, Total Memory Workout: 8 Easy Steps to Maximum Memory Fitness which is now in its tenth printing and has been translated into four languages. Dr. Green's other books include Through the Seasons, an activities book for memory-challenged adults and their caregivers; and Brainpower Game Plan: Food, Moves, and Games to Clear Brain Fog, Boost Memory, and Age-Proof Your Mind in 4 Weeks ,which features a 30-day "game plan" based on sound science that trains and encourages adults to build better brain health habits through regular exercise, proper diet, and practical brain-training techniques. Written with the editors of Prevention magazine, Brainpower has been featured on Dr. Phil and The Today Show and continues to receive rave reviews from both readers and clinicians who treat memory disorders. More recently Dr. Green collaborated with Marbles The Brain Store to produce "The Good Thinking Kit," which has been featured on The Martha Stewart Show and endorsed by the U.S. Memory Championship. Dr. Green's latest book, 30 Days to Total Brain Health, is a practical and easy-to-use introduction to brain fitness.
Dr. Green maintains a private practice in New York City. Originally from Greensboro, N.C., she currently resides in northern New Jersey with her husband and their three children.
Brain health is one of today’s hottest topics. But what exactly does it mean to be brain healthy? How can we achieve better brain health? Do those new brain fitness software programs really work? Join us and learn the latest scientific evidence for interventions to improve everyday thinking, memory and reduce dementia risk. Leave with 9 practical steps you can begin immediately take action to boost your personal brain vitality.
Excellent memory is critical for success in today's business world. Employees need to handle multiple tasks, manage details and maximize their performance and time. More and more companies realize that strong memory skills are essential to quality work performance - and their bottom line.
Dr. Green will teach your audience simple, scientifically-grounded yet highly actionable steps they can take in just minutes a day to boost productivity and improve memory, including:
- Simple steps we can take to boost our focus and productivity
- How to juggle multiple tasks without "dropping the ball"
- Remember essential facts and get the most out of trainings
- How to always remember customers' names and other essential facts
Helping employees stay sharp and productive at work is a key concern to HR, especially as workers over 50 become a significant part of the corporate landscape.
The growing field of brain health offers a tremendous amount of scientifically grounded, easily actionable information that can be shared at the work place to help employees of all ages better maintain intellectual performance on the job. This presentation covers:
- Why brain health matters to employee productivity and well-being
- Great advice on putting a memory and brain health program into action @ work
- Simple strategies for improving memory performance and long-term brain wellness
To be stressed is human. Yet many of us are unaware of the serious impact stress can have on our bodies and our minds. Developing good stress management solutions is a critical part of any overall personal wellness plan designed to keep us at peak performance for work and play.
This highly interactive presentation gives audience solid, practical advice on managing stress including:
- What the science shows us about stress and our health
- How to identify what is stressing us out
- Simple stress management strategies we can really use
Quit losing the car keys. Retain more details from conversations. And - best of all - never forget another name. Those are just a few of the benefits audiences take home from this popular program based on Dr. Green's acclaimed book “Total Memory Workout.”
Offering practical advice for improving everyday memory performance that is based on rock-solid science, this presentation covers:
- How we learn and remember everything
- The real reasons why we forget
- 8 steps we can take right now to boost our everyday recall and lower our dementia risk
Many of us frustrated by forgetfulness are unaware that the lifestyle choices we make day to day affect how we perform at work and at home. Yet there is overwhelming evidence that many factors we deal with daily - such as fatigue, diet, or emotional distress - can really lower our memory potential.
This presentation identifies lifestyle factors that matter to memory and gives practical, actionable tips that put us back in charge of our brain health, including:
- How daily life is related to memory
- Lifestyle factors most likely to lower memory potential
- The 10 simple yet essential steps to leading a brain healthy life
It is difficult for you to accomplish all you need to do in a day? Could you keep better track of what you need to do and get more done if you were better organized? "Get Organized!" gives audience members solid, practical advice about organization and time management, including:
- Why organized people remember better, and what we can learn from them
- The most important ways we can organize for memory effectiveness
- How to boost personal organizational skills to make the most of one's time
Making it in the real estate business demands excellent recall skills. Is your memory really up to the task? Learn why better memory fitness habits are an essential professional tool for any broker looking to stay competitive in today's market.
Dr. Green outlines why memory matters to realtors and what simple steps we can all take to rev up our recall. Topics covered include:
- How memory works - And why it sometimes doesn't
- The number one reason why we all forget
- Simple strategies realtors can use to immediately boost their brain power for facts, figures and - most importantly! - names.
"Our event was phenomenal! Dr. Green was outstanding! Thank you for being such a pleasure to work with and for suggesting Dr. Green to us."
"Dr. Green's infectious energy and passion has inspired an renewed commitment to wellness and brain health among the residents of Galloway Ridge. She is a very engaging speaker who had the audience laughing while discussing a topic which worries many. This was Dr. Green's second visit to Galloway Ridge and we are already looking forward to her next visit."
"Great energy and information. . . Very clear and informative . . . funny, very knowledgeable and has mastery of her topic. . . able to put info to use immediately. . . "
"Wow!! What an incredible keynote address at Skidmore's inaugural Science Summit. Thank you so much for participating and for kicking off the Summit on such a high note. It was perfect. So many of our alums, students and faculty commented on how much they enjoyed your presentation!"
"Thank you so much for your time and energy to visit Galloway and share your Total Brain Health work! It was phenomenal...well received by our residents. Your personal approach, intuitive skills regarding the audience and Brain Health as it relates to science is superb!"
"What a charming, engaging person you are, Dr. Green! And how lucky we are that you gave us such a chunk of your time on Problems & Solutions... Bless you for your personal touch. I will definitely be asking you to come back again in the future....Thanks again for a show packed with great information."
"You combine true expertise/extensive and deep knowledge with engaging speaking skills to create a thoroughly engrossing presentation. Plus, your warmth and sense of humor add to everyone's enjoyment of the evening. I think this topic on stress was well suited to the audience and I know I left feeling calmer! "
"You did a fabulous job, and I heard well-deserved gushing praise from our attendees. Thanks so much again for an informative, absorbing and inspiring presentation. We'll look forward to your ideas for future topics."
"Your series on Memory Enhancement was quite a hit at TIAA-CREF. We started out expecting no more than one hundred people for each lecture, and ended up dividing the sessions and adding new dates so we could accommodate more than four hundred associates for each topic. The interest was overwhelming in all areas of the company. Thank you for this revitalizing series."
"It was unanimous among the guests that you were one of the best presenters they'd heard in a very long time ... My office was abuzz with compliments and thanks for having you join us - "she was the perfect choice" and "I loved the way she went from practical information to technical and didn't miss a beat" are just a couple of their comments"
"Your workshop was very informative, and we had some fantastic feedback following the event. We attribute the great turnout at the event to a strong interest in the topic of memory as well as your engaging presentation style. Everyone in the room walked away with some great tips on how to improve their memory ability."
"Over 120 attendees came (to the WHYY Studios) to hear Dr. Green speak. Our attendees really enjoyed the presentation. They laughed aloud, took a ton of notes and asked a lot of questions. The event was a terrific success. I would recommend Dr. Green to any organization as a speaker. She was well spoken, entertaining, and shared valuable information."
KEYWORDS: Brain Health, Memory Fitness, Increasing Workplace Effectiveness, Focus & Productivity, Stress Management