Boost your social skills by mastering your ability to remember the faces and identities of people you meet. e-Faces & Names is a brain training game from www.mybrainsolutions.com. By presenting you with a series of faces and associated names and occupations, you are challenged to develop new strategies for taking mental notes in helping you match the persons face to their identity. Training to do this in a game can transfer this skill to the real world. Science:Social skills are a central part of good Self Regulation [1,2]. For effective social skills, we often need to remember the link between peoples faces, names and occupations. To do this, we form associations between our Emotion, Feeling and Thinking processes. Sometimes we listen out for our own name, rather than make the association between another persons name and their face. Our brain systems tend to pick up facial cues automatically . However, they rely on practice and memory associations to identify a person and make the link to their name and occupation [3,4]. Practicing strategies for linking faces, names and occupations is a way to optimize these brain functions, and improve social skills. 1. Williams LM et al. (2008). Journal of Integrative Neuroscience, 7, 367-404.2. Gordon E, et al (2008). Journal of Integrative Neuroscience, 7, 345-366.3. Farah, M.J., Wilson, K.D., Drain, M. (1998). Psychol. Review, 105, 482-498.4. Ellis, H.D., Young, A.W. (editors) (1989). Are faces special? In Handbook of research on face processing.. Elsevier Science, Amsterdam.e-Faces and Names is just one of the Brain Exercises on www.mybrainsolutions.com. MyBrainSolutions is an interactive brain training site to optimize your wellbeing and performance. Join the growing community of individuals who are using MyBrainSolutions to: Reduce Stress Boost Memory & Attention Maximize Positivity As a MyBrainSolutions member, youll receive a personal Dashboard with access to: A scientifically validated brain assessment to find your Brain Profile An integrative set of Exercises (games) A range of Insights Interactive video programs Tools to track your successes & positive changesBuilt by Take Five Labs.