Clinical Neurotherapy

Written By David S. Cantor
Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 October 2013
  • ISBN : 0123972914
  • Pages : 448 pages
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Download or read book entitled Clinical Neurotherapy by author: David S. Cantor which was release on 18 October 2013 and published by Academic Press with total page 448 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Neurotherapy, sometimes called EEG biofeedback and/or neurobiofeedback involves techniques designed to manipulate brain waves through non-invasive means and are used as treatment for a variety of psychological and medical disorders. The disorders covered include ADHD, mood regulation, addiction, pain, sleep disorders, and traumatic brain injury. This book introduces specific techniques, related equipment and necessary training for the clinical practitioner. Sections focus on treatment for specific disorders and which individual techniques can be used to treat the same disorder and examples of application and the evidence base for use are described. An introduction for clinical practitioners and psychologists investigating neurotherapy techniques and application Includes coverage of common disorders such as ADHD, mood regulation, addiction, pain, sleep disorders, and traumatic brain injury Includes evidence base for use Includes training methods for new users

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : David S. Cantor,James R. Evans
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Neurotherapy, sometimes called EEG biofeedback and/or neurobiofeedback involves techniques designed to manipulate brain waves through non-invasive means and are used as treatment for a variety of psychological and medical disorders. The disorders covered include ADHD, mood regulation, addiction, pain, sleep disorders, and traumatic brain injury. This book introduces specific ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : John K. Nash
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : This chapter provides a brief introduction to neurofeedback as practiced by the author, followed by a rather detailed description of vision therapy, which he has found to be an excellent supplement, especially with many cases of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and traumatic brain injury. The chapter provides basic information about ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Teresa Bailey
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Developmental disorders cover vast, often overlapping diagnostic territories. Originating in childhood, many of these disorders continue to produce symptoms and functional difficulties throughout the individual’s life. Some developmental disorders have strong genetic components; others are of unknown etiology. Two of the most important are disorders of attention and seizure ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : M.B. Sterman,Lynda M. Thompson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : This review provides an updated overview of both basic and clinical research literature, neurophysiological rationale and current methods of practice pertaining to clinical neurofeedback. While considering general issues of physiology, epilepsy and learning principles, it focuses on the treatment of epilepsy with sensorimotor rhythm (SMR) training, arguably the best established ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Lukasz M. Konopka,Elizabeth M. Zimmerman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Neurofeedback involves EEG frequencies that are unique to each patient and influenced by the introduction of psychotropic medication. This requires the neurofeedback provider to understand the behavioral correlates of EEG frequencies and the effects introduced by psychotropics. This chapter is designed to provide an overview of broad classes of medications ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Thomas F. Collura
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Past and possible future trends and major developments in neurotherapy are reviewed and put into context. Neurotherapy has comprised several broad areas that can be divided into volitional and nonvolitional interventions. One common element of these approaches is the goal of altering (“modulating”) neuronal activity, in the pursuit of improved ...

Adding Neurotherapy to Your Practice

Adding Neurotherapy to Your Practice
  • Author : Paul G. Swingle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-04-01
  • Total pages : 191
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : This clinical manual argues for using neurotherapy to enhance mental health and medical practice across settings and specialties. The text takes readers through the tools and methods of neurotherapy: the ClinicalQ for intake assessment, a stimulated EEG modality called braindriving, and neurofeedback protocols to retrain brain function. Case studies demonstrate ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Richard Soutar
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Quantitative EEG (qEEG) has become an increasingly common method of assessment in the field of neurofeedback. The International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR) has issued a position paper advocating its widespread use within the field, and many entering the field gravitate toward its use because of its empirical value ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : D.Corydon Hammond
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Nonpharmacological methods of therapeutically influencing the brain have become widely used by clinical practitioners, and there is an accumulating body of outcome research. This chapter introduces readers to existing neurofeedback (EEG biofeedback) methodologies, as well as different modalities of neurotherapy for brain stimulation. Neurofeedback methods include symptom-based neurofeedback, neurofeedback guided ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : J.Lucas Koberda
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : In these times of escalating healthcare costs in the United States, EEG biofeedback – also called neurofeedback – looks like a very promising form of treatment because of its noninvasive properties and relative cost-effectiveness. Increased numbers of medical conditions are emerging in which neurofeedback shows improvement of their symptoms. However, in only ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Gerald Gluck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : The purpose of this chapter is to examine hidden factors affecting neurofeedback treatment. It proposes a sociotechnical systems field theory of the neurofeedback treatment setting to help the therapist think about these factors beyond the specifics of this article. A typology of therapist styles in this model is proposed – Buddy, ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Tanju Sürmeli
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Thought disorders are one of the more debilitating of psychiatric disorders, and one of the more difficult to treat. The results of neuroimaging studies using EEG, qEEG, LORETA or VARETA with thought disorders will be discussed. The utility of electrophysiological methods in differential diagnosis and treatment will be discussed in ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Dagmar Timmers
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Neuromodulation – or more specifically neurofeedback – as a treatment for ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) has long been practiced, and recent advances in research and equipment have provided information on how these neuromodulation techniques might work. Recent studies show promising effects of neuromodulation as a treatment for ADHD, but there are ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Carlos A. Novo-Olivas
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : One of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide is brain injury. Most cases are mild, and the prevalence of disability and its impact are not well known. In the last 20 years neuroimaging technologies have changed the way we approach traumatic brain injury (TBI), especially mild injury (MTBI), and ...

Clinical Neurotherapy

Clinical Neurotherapy
  • Author : Emily Stevens
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0123972914
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Summary : Depression continues to be on the increase in the United States and worldwide, according to current statistics, which supports the need to expand potential treatment options beyond psychotropic medications. Psychotropic medications are still the primary approach to treatment and considered best practice in the medical community for mood disorders; however, ...