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By Stephen Larsen

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

• presents easy-to-understand motives of alternative neurofeedback methods—from the LENS strategy to Z-score training

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

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

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

In this advisor to neurofeedback, psychologist and neurofeedback clinician Stephen Larsen examines the numerous advantages of neurofeedback for diagnosing and treating a number of the such a lot debilitating and now pervasive mental and neurological illnesses, together with autism, ADHD, nervousness, melancholy, stroke, mind harm, obsessive-compulsive illness, and post-traumatic pressure disorder.

Surveying the paintings of neurofeedback pioneers, Larsen explains the suggestions and benefits of alternative neurofeedback methods—from the LENS process and HEG to Z-score education and gradual Cortical Potentials. He finds proof of neuroplasticity—the brain’s skill to develop new neurons—and indicates how neurofeedback can nourish the getting older mind and aid deal with degenerative stipulations similar to Alzheimer’s and strokes. studying the different sorts of mind waves, he exhibits tips to realize our personal dominant brainwave diversity and hence learn how to workout keep watch over over our psychological states. He explains the right way to mix neurofeedback with breathwork, mindfulness, meditation, and attention-control workouts comparable to Open concentration. Sharing winning and nearly staggering case reviews of neurofeedback sufferers from a extensive diversity of backgrounds, together with veterans and overlooked kids, this ebook indicates how we will be able to nurture our intimate courting with the mind, bettering emotional, cognitive, and inventive flexibility in addition to psychological healthiness.

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Description 1. Ask group members to sculpt the group and individual members in terms of their feelings of closeness and who feels distant from whom. 2. Instruct the sculptor to give each statue one line to say to the grouplor other individual group members. 3. Share and process the experience. Technique: Growing Old Counseling Intention To empathically connect with aging issues. Description 1. Ask two people to pretend they are very old. 2. Insert cotton wool balls in their ears, dim the lights, and ask them to converse with each other.

Technique: Enclosed Feelings Counseling Intention To express latent feelings. Description 1. Have each group member take a turn at being encircled by a group of five or six people. 2. Instruct the circle to link arms. The person in the middle is to be "a feeling in need of expression" and the circle is representative of those prescriptions that prohibit its full expression. 3. Have each group member define how the roles can best be played to represent his or her own unique struggle. 4. Process the experience.

Sexton and Whiston (1991) also reported that 50% of the benefit of counseling seems to occur within the first 6 months of weekly sessions in which the client was involved, developed a problem-solving attitude and learned to master problematic situations in his or her life, and experienced a wide range of emotions while maintaining a positive expectation for change. Confrontation. Confrontations focus attention on discrepancies between verbal and nonverbal behavior. Empirical evidence from both individual and group research reveals that confrontations are consistently associated with client improvement.

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