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Cognitive Rehabilitation

Cognitive rehabilitation is a therapeutic approach designed to improve cognitive functioning after a brain injury. It includes an assembly of therapy methods that retrain or reduce problems caused by deficits in attention, visual processing, language, memory, reasoning, problem solving and executive functions.

Approved Providers

approved provider Headquartered in Big Stone City, South Dakota and with locations sprawling numerous states - Big Stone Therapies, Inc. is the name when it comes to rehabilitation and therapies across the Midwest. We believe that our patients deserve the best care, and we've built our company on making an effort to have our clients always feel welcome and at ease. Whether you're coming in for a simple checkup or a more complex treatment regimen, our dedicated team of physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech language pathologists have the skills and resources to manage your health needs and concerns.

15620 Edgewood Dr. Unit 240
Baxter, MN 56425

Tel: (605) 541-1000

Laura Bye, MS, CCC-SLP CBIS is located in Baxter, MN but we have multiple locations throughout Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and one private practice setting in Michigan. See site for details.

Jessica Tweten, MOTR/L, CBIS

approved provider Occupational Therapist that works with outpatient adults in neurological rehabilitation. She works with individuals with neurological impairments to regain independence with their everyday lives. She graduated occupational therapy school from the University of North Dakota in 2005. She has experience working in acute care, inpatient rehab, inpatient orthopedics, and outpatient therapy with adults.

1720 S. University Drive
Fargo, ND 58102

Tel: (701) 280-4070

Certified Brain Injury Specialist Cognitive Rehabilitation Occupational Therapy Vision

approved provider Minot State hosts the only full range speech-language pathology clinic in Western North Dakota. Services are provided by graduate and senior-level students under the direction of faculty who specialize in the treatment of communication and swallowing disorders from pediatrics to geriatrics. All faculty hold the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence and are fully licensed by the State of North Dakota. A full range of prevention, assessment, and intervention services are offered.

500 University Ave. W. Memorial Hall
Minot, ND 58701

Tel: (701) 858-3031
Toll-Free: (800) 777-0750

Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm

approved provider Onword Therapy is a group of talented Speech-Language Pathologists with a proven track record and a deep commitment to our patients. We specialize in the treatment of cognitive disorders related to all types of brain injury. As a private practice, we offer our patients a personalized care and expertise that simply can't be found anywhere else. Onword Therapy offers a support group, Onword Together that meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month, from 4:30-6, at their office. They also are a provider of social and recreational services called Onword CONNECT.

4450 31st Ave S, Suite 103
Fargo, ND 58104

Tel: (701) 364-5433

All clinicians at Onword Therapy have earned the distinction of Certified Brain Injury Specialists.

approved provider As part of the Post Acute Medical network, PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Fargo provides Inpatient and Outpatient rehabilitation services. Patients at our Fargo rehab hospital receive support from a team dedicated to helping them regain confidence, mobility and independence after an acute illness or injury. Our beautiful facility features private rooms and state-of-the-art therapeutic equipment aimed at building positive long-term outcomes.

4671 38th St. S.
Fargo, ND 58104

Tel: (701) 404-5100

approved provider Progressive Therapy Associates are proud to have all of its Speech-Language Pathologists Certified Brain Injury Specialists! We offer cognitive communication treatment for those who have had a brain injury, such as a concussion, traumatic brain injury, and stroke. Our goal is to routinely provide individualized care addressing specific patient and family needs. No two brain injuries are the same; we ensure your treatment will be unique to you. This includes education on injury, recovery course, applying therapeutic routines, and addressing areas of need, such as thinking skills, like attention, memory, processing speed and executive functioning. We provide services by telemedicine as well as in person depending on insurance coverage. If you are wondering if we can help you or your loved one, we offer a free consultation to aid in determining if the services we provide are a match.

825 28th Street South, Suite B
Fargo, ND 58103

Tel: (701) 356-7766

Brain Injury Skills Group available online starting April 5th at 1pm. Will always meet Fridays at 1pm for 10 weeks. $50 per session - if you pay ahead you get 1 free session. This particular group focuses on: goal setting/follow through, energy management, managing sensory sensitivities, memory, attention, and communication. Contact Brynna Grimestad for more information at

approved provider RehabVisions' physical, occupational and speech therapists have been serving the community of Dickinson since 1989. We have more than 25 highly skilled professionals at three locations, including St. Joseph's Hospital and Health Center, St. Benedict's Health Center and our State Avenue Outpatient Clinic. Whether you, a friend or family member have suffered an injury or illness, our rehabilitation therapists will help you achieve the fastest and fullest recovery possible, using the latest technologies and treatment techniques.

683 State Avenue
Dickinson, ND 58601

Tel: (701) 483-9400

approved provider An outpatient therapy clinic consisting of physical and occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists with specific training in the treatment of individuals with brain injury. We offer high-quality, individualized treatment to help patients and their families meet personal goals throughout their recovery journey.

1800 E. Interstate Ave
Bismarck, ND 58503

Tel: (701) 323-6176

approved provider Provides a variety of outpatient services in the Fargo area-cognitive rehabilitation, driver evaluation, educational services, neuropsychology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy and support groups.

1720 University Drive South
Fargo, ND 58103

Tel: (701) 234-2000

approved provider Choose Sanford Health's rehabilitation programs for care that's accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). CARF accreditation means we meet strict international guidelines for high standards of care. It is the highest recognition for a rehabilitation facility. Our facilities in Fargo, North Dakota, have additional accreditations for acquired brain injury rehabilitation.

1720 S. University Drive
Fargo, ND 58103

Tel: (701) 234-2000

approved provider Trinity Health's behavioral health services is committed through preserving and improving the quality of health for the adult, child and families experiencing emotional or behavior disruption, adjustment difficulties, psychiatric illness and much more.

407 3rd Street SE
Minot, ND 58702

Tel: (701) 857-5000

approved provider To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's veterans.

2101 Elm St.
Fargo, ND 58102

Tel: (701) 239-3700
Toll-Free: (800) 410-9723

The veteran needs to be eligible for VA Healthcare to receive most services provided by the VA.

Other Providers

Altru provides a wide variety of healthcare services.

Grand Forks, ND 58201

Tel: (701) 780-5000

A legend is not created in a day. It takes years of consistent commitment to performing with selfless purpose. A legend commits every day — without concern for recognition — to being irreplaceable. At Jamestown Regional Medical Center (JRMC), we call it "THE difference." Our care is delivered with an inventive, ambitious and pioneering spirit. And creators, collaborators and difference-makers make it possible. When legendary healthcare is provided, those impacted are moved to share the story. Since 1929, JRMC has focused on human connections and memorable impressions. Our mission is a reminder: "Exceed expectations and be THE difference in the lives of those we serve." Though we have 90 years of experience, nothing is outdated about how we deliver care. JRMC's history of doing things first and with excellence has earned our facility a legendary reputation.

2422 20th St. SW
Jamestown, ND 58401

Tel: (701) 952-4800
Toll-Free: (800) 281-8888

mOTivate Minds offers specialized occupational therapy services for teens and adults, centered on mental health and chronic illness. Our practice focuses on promoting independence through rehabilitative strategies that enhance daily living activities and routines. Committed to empowerment, we provide trauma-informed, neuro-affirming care, emphasizing meaningful occupation and optimized daily functioning.

1445 1st Ave N #100
Fargo, ND 58102

Tel: (701) 612-8323

mOTivate Minds is distinguished by our comprehensive certifications, including trauma-informed care, which is foundational to our therapeutic approach. We integrate cutting-edge modalities like the Safe and Sound Protocol, biofeedback, and sensory modulation techniques to tailor a soothing, restorative experience for our clients. Embracing the technological forefront, we also incorporate virtual reality to enhance cognitive engagement, alongside a sophisticated cognitive remediation platform that supports the development and rehabilitation of executive functions.

Rural Routes Therapies provides quality speech therapy services to outpatients at home and via telehealth, as well as contracts with rural facilities.

1515 Burnt Boat Drive STE C-214
Bismarck, ND 58503

Tel: (701) 928-0964

Sanford Health Fargo - South University Campus

Offering evaluation and treatment services in outpatient and Home Health settings.

1720 S University Drive
Fargo, ND 58103

Tel: (701) 417-4085

Sanford Health Therapy Services

PT, OT, Speech

300 N. 7th St.
Bismarck, ND 58501

Tel: (701) 323-2589