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Common Brain Mechanisms in Mental Illness

This article explores exciting research from Amit Etkin’s lab at Stanford that has found three brain structures with diminished volume of grey matter in subjects with mental illness compared to healthy controls. The structures affected are the left and right anterior insula and the dorsal anterior cingulate, these areas are components of a network involved […]

By |March 25th, 2016|Articles|Comments Off on Common Brain Mechanisms in Mental Illness

ISNR Pre-Conference Neurofield Workshop in Orlando, Florida

Come learn the basics of Neurofield and and gain hands on experience September 16th through 18th at the 24th Annual International Society for Neurofeedback & Research Conference in Orlando, Florida!

During this three day workshop you will have the opportunity to participate in live demonstrations and get hands on experience working with the different Neurofield treatment modalities […]

By |March 24th, 2016|workshops|Comments Off on ISNR Pre-Conference Neurofield Workshop in Orlando, Florida

Gut microbiome of mother found to impact immunity of mice pups

There are more bacteria in our bodies than there are cells- so it isn’t surprising that our microbiota influence biological functioning from our immune systems to our moods. Here at Advanced Therapy Center we take into consideration each patient’s diets, recommend probiotics when needed, and use Nuerofield’s pEMF Gastrointestinal and Metabolic frequencies to help balance […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Articles|Comments Off on Gut microbiome of mother found to impact immunity of mice pups

Neurofield Training! Boot camp in the Bay Area!

September 27 through October 2, 2016
Presented by: Candia Smith, DMH BCN
The Advanced Therapy Center in Association with Neurofield Inc.
In Orinda California
35.25 hours of CE’s
 

In the QEEG and basic/intermediate Neurofield six day training we spend the first three days learning QEEG from the ground up. You will learn how to setup a QEEG cap, acquire EEG, remove artifacts from the recording, analyze […]

By |August 12th, 2015|workshops|Comments Off on Neurofield Training! Boot camp in the Bay Area!

Common Medications May Delay Recovery From Brain Injuries

Drugs used to treat common complaints could delay the recovery of brain injury patients according to research led by University of East Anglia (UEA) scientists working with other UK universities including Aston and the NHS, published today in Brain Injury.

http://neurosciencenews.com/brain-injury-recovery-medication-2405/

By |August 11th, 2015|Articles|Comments Off on Common Medications May Delay Recovery From Brain Injuries
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Live Z-Score and sLORETA Neurofeedback

Mark Smith demonstrates a BrainAvatar neurofeedback protocol combining live z-score training (surface EEG) with live sLORETA (Standardized Low Resolution Electromagnetic Tomography) brain neurofeedback of the poster cingulate gyrus. This technology is 1000x faster than using an fMRI machine for brain biofeedback (30 millisecond versus 30 second response time), has slightly less spatial resolution (5 mm […]

By |November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Live Z-Score and sLORETA Neurofeedback

Can Neurofeedback Help Treat ADHD?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood behavioral disorder. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 11 percent of American children have been diagnosed with ADHD.

An ADHD diagnosis can be difficult. It’s a complex disorder that can affect many aspects of a child’s daily life and behavior, which is […]

By |November 12th, 2014|Articles|Comments Off on Can Neurofeedback Help Treat ADHD?

What is Neurofeedback?

Neurofeedback is direct training of brain function, by which the brain learns to function more efficiently. We observe the brain in action from moment to moment. We show that information back to the person. And we reward the brain for changing its own activity to more appropriate patterns. This is a gradual learning process. It […]

By |November 12th, 2014|Articles|Comments Off on What is Neurofeedback?

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By |September 16th, 2014|Uncategorized|1 Comment