Neurofeedback is a brainwave treatment designed to help regulate the brain and Central Nervous System. Neurofeedback uses non-invasive sensors, or electrodes which are placed at specific sites on the scalp. The sensors pick up the brain wave patterns which are displayed on a computer screen. Through the use of sophisticated neurofeedback software programs such as "Live Z score Training", specific areas of the brain can be trained to replace the abnormal patterns with normal brain waves. This is done by producing audio signals and visual displays to reinforce the normal patterns when they occur. Once the brain's normal patterns have been restored and stabilized, which takes approximately 20 to 40 sessions, they may be long lasting if not permanent. The treatment plan is based on an individual's Quantitative EEG results (brain mapping).
High Performance Neurofeedback (HPN) and Low Energy Neurofeedback (LENS)
While regular neurofeedback treatment is based on self regulation, HPN and LENS are based on the input of ultra low power energy signals which result in measurable changes in brainwave activity without the active participation of person receiving the feedback. This new treatment has most recently been successfully used in the treatment of concussions and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), as well as in the following symptoms of CNS dysregulation:
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