By Stephen Larsen

A consultant to neurofeedback for larger actual and psychological well-being in addition to better emotional stability, cognitive agility, and creativity

• offers easy-to-understand causes of other neurofeedback methods--from the LENS strategy to Z-score education

• Explains some great benefits of this remedy for nervousness, melancholy, autism, ADHD, post-traumatic tension sickness, obsessive-compulsive ailment, mind accidents, stroke, Alzheimer’s, and lots of different diseases

• Explores the right way to mix neurofeedback with breathwork, mindfulness, meditation, and attention-control routines corresponding to Open concentration

What is neurofeedback? How does it paintings? and the way can it aid me or my kin?

In this consultant to neurofeedback, psychologist and neurofeedback clinician Stephen Larsen examines the numerous merits of neurofeedback for diagnosing and treating a few of the such a lot debilitating and now pervasive mental and neurological diseases, together with autism, ADHD, nervousness, melancholy, stroke, mind damage, obsessive-compulsive sickness, and post-traumatic pressure affliction.

Surveying the paintings of neurofeedback pioneers, Larsen explains the concepts and merits of alternative neurofeedback methods--from the LENS strategy and HEG to Z-score education and gradual Cortical Potentials. He finds facts of neuroplasticity--the brain’s skill to develop new neurons—and exhibits how neurofeedback can nourish the getting older mind and aid deal with degenerative stipulations comparable to Alzheimer’s and strokes. interpreting the differing kinds of mind waves, he indicates tips on how to realize our personal dominant brainwave diversity and therefore learn how to workout keep an eye on over our psychological states. He explains tips to mix neurofeedback with breathwork, mindfulness, meditation, and attention-control workouts comparable to Open concentration. Sharing profitable and virtually marvelous case stories of neurofeedback sufferers from a large diversity of backgrounds, together with veterans and ignored kids, this publication exhibits how we will nurture our intimate courting with the mind, enhancing emotional, cognitive, and artistic flexibility in addition to psychological overall healthiness.

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