We are happy to provide you with the latest research and studies published on Primitive Reflex Integration and Hemispheric Integration. We will update this page as new studies are come available. Primitive Reflex Integration has helped so many, as well as our own family. We know is works and are excited to share it with you. Be sure to join our email to receive a notification when a new study is published.

Published Studies, Resources and References

Profound Affects on ADHD through Melillo Method(which includes Primitive Reflex Integration) and Interactive Metronome by Harvard and McLean Hospital Dr. Teicher 2019

Persistent Childhood Primitive Reflex Reduction Effects on Cognitive, Sensorimotor, and Academic Performance in ADHD Dr. Melillo and Dr. Leisman 2020

Dimitrios I Zapeririou (2004) Primitive Reflexes and Postural Reactions in the Developmental Examination

ADD/ADHD and Primitive Reflex Integration Paper Gary Leisman, Read Mualem, and Calixto Machado 2013

Melillo, R., and Leisman, G. (2009). Neurobehavioral Disorders of Childhood: an Evolutionary Perspective. New York, NY: Springer Science.

White Paper on Profound Effects on Brain Exercises on ADHD, Martin Teicher, MD, PhD 2019

Hadders-Algra, M., and Towen, B. (1992). Minor neurological dysfunction is more closely related to learning difficulties than to behavioral problems. J Learn. Disab. 25, 649–657. doi: 10.1177/002221949202501004

US National Library of Medicine (2012) Developmental dyslexia: Dysfunction of a Left emisphere

Leisman, G., Machado, C., Melillo, R., and Mualem, R. (2012). Intentionality and “free-will” from a neurodevelopmental perspective. Front. Integr. Neurosci. 6:36. doi: 10.3389/fnint.2012.00036

Leisman, G., and Melillo, R. (2012). “The development of the frontal lobes in infancy and childhood: asymmetry and the nature of temperament and adjustment,” in Frontal Lobe: Anatomy, Functions and Injuries, ed A. E. Cavanna (Hauppauge, NY: Nova Scientific Publishers)

Article on Stanford research finding lower brain function in the Primary Visual Cortex of Dyslexics

Eshkol-Wachman (2004) movement notation in diagnosis: The early detection of Asperger’s syndrome

Basal Ganglia: Physiological Behavioral, and Computational Studies

Cognitive-Motor Interactions of the Basal Ganglia In Development