Clinical Neurotherapy, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0123972914
  • ISBN-13: 9780123972910
  • DDC: 616.806
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 448 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half title.
Title Page.
copyright page.
Table of Contents.
1: Definitions, Standard of Care and Ethical Considerations.
2: An Introductory Perspective on the Emerging Application of qEEG in Neurofeedback.
3: Neurofeedback and Psychopharmacology.
4: Hidden Factors Thwarting Success.
5: Defining Developing Evidence-Based Medicine Databases Proving Treatment Efficacy.
6: Treating Attention Deficis and Impulse Control.
7: Treating Mood Disorders.
8: Diagnosing and Treating Closed Head Injury.
9: Treating Thought Disorders.
10: Treating Chronic Pain Disorders.
11: Treating Addiction Disorders.
12: Neurofeedback for Seizure Disorders.
13: Diagnosing and Treating Developmental Disorders with qEEG and Neurotherapy.
14: Nutrition for ADHD and Autism.
15: Vision Therapy as a Complementary Procedure During Neurotherapy.
16: Future Considerations.