Below is a very simplified and general explanation of intelligence. This is a huge field and there are lots of theories around intelligence. You are welcome to contact us to discuss what you are experiencing and what we can do to help.
Intelligence is a general term used for overall cognitive function. It means that when we look across all the systems of the brain and average the results, we have an idea of what the brain does when it’s all working together. This is then compared to what other people’s brains do at the same age to consider whether our brains are working at the same level or above or below expectations of most people of our age.