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

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 […]

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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.

By |August 11th, 2015|Articles|Comments Off

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

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 […]

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