FAQ Category: Neurofeedback

Can a successful outcome always be predicted?

It is not possible to predict with certainty that training will be successful for a particular condition. For common conditions, however, a reasonable prediction of outcomes is usually possible. Fortunately the effectiveness of training can usually be assessed early in the course of training. 

How long do results last?

In most instances, once the brain has learned how to perform at its optimum level it retains this functioning. Think about learning to ride a bicycle. Remember how difficult that was? Did you fall? And then, after a while, you didn’t even have to think about balancing anymore? At a subconscious level, your brain was …

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Why does neurofeedback work?

The brain is amazingly adaptable. It is capable of making adjustments to improve its own performance if given cues about what to change. When the brain is regulating itself well and is alert and attentive, brainwaves (EEG) show particular patterns. We challenge the brain to maintain this “high-performance” alert and active state. Gradually, after 20 …

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What conditions are helped by neurofeedback training?

Successful outcomes, not limited to those listed below, have been reported by Neurofeedback Practitioners for: ADD/ADHD Addictions Anger Anxiety Autism Bulimia Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Chronic pain Closed head injuries Concentration Depression Fetal Alcohol Syndrome/Effect Headaches and Migraines Learning Disorders Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) Pain management Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Reactive Attachment Disorder …

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