What is Neurofeedback?

Neurofeedback is a therapeutic intervention used to treat conditions such as ADHD, anxiety, sleep problems, PTSD, stroke, concussion, and other neurological issues.

Just as a mechanic can assess the condition of your car, neurofeedback uses technology to assess brainwave activity. This technology provides insights into where the brain isn’t functioning properly, such as in dysregulation caused by trauma. It then uses sounds or visual cues to reorganize or retrain these brain signals to respond optimally. Through this process, clients can learn to regulate and improve the way their minds function and relieve symptoms of various mental health issues.

Neurofeedback evaluations can reveal if only a specific area needs to be fine-tuned, such as in the case of a stroke, or if certain neural hubs need to be treated, such as in cases of a concussion or PTSD.

Neurofeedback treats symptoms by addressing root causes. It looks for what specific brain pathways are out of harmony and then can apply a wide variety of methods and tools to specifically treat an individual’s issues.

Interested in how neurofeedback can help you? Check out our video series! Dr. Carl Schwartz discusses the background of neurofeedback and how it was developed to help people train and modify their traditional brain activity to impact thinking, behavior, and motivation.

For more information on neurofeedback and other cutting edge treatment modalities, get in touch. Our expert staff has decades of experience in helping people find new freedom and overcome issues that have held them back.

Scottsdale Providence was founded on the principle that anyone suffering from addiction or mental health issues can have a long-lasting recovery from compulsive and self-defeating behaviors. Our clients experience profound change through evidence-based practices provided by an experienced, hand-selected professional team, in a safe, luxurious Scottsdale environment.

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