Memory training and fragile X

This pilot study is investigating whether it is both viable and beneficial for individuals with fragile x syndrome to use an adaptive computer based working memory intervention called Cogmed.

Who is the study for?

This study is currently recruiting children (aged 4 years and over) and adults with fragile X syndrome.

What does it involve?

No travel is involved. You will be asked to complete the training on your home computer or a tablet for 5-10 minutes, 5 times a week for 5 weeks. You will also be asked to complete some clinical assessments and questionnaires at 3 different stages of the study.

For more information

To ask questions and/ or  receive an information sheet about  the study please contact Dr Sonya Campbell at or by telephone on 0131 537 6680.


This study is funded by the Baily Thomas Charitable Fund.