Therapy - How does it works?
Neurofeedback therapy can be used as an alternative treatment for
many conditions. The diseases currently affecting the majority of
people are sometimes very hard to treat with conventional medicine. The
normal medications usually have plenty of side effects and they are
unable to completely cure any condition. The side effects are sometimes
so intense that they can be even worse than the disease the medicine is
trying to treat.
That is why many people have chosen to look for
alternative ways of treating health problems. That does not mean that
medications should be completely discarded, however, is important to
see that natural remedies are a viable alternative for everyone.
of the most effective ways to aid in the healing of some conditions but
often overlooked is the neurofeedback therapy.
This kind of therapy is
often used in people with:
- anger problems - anger is a very strong
emotion that can literally make your blood vessels explode
works exceptionally well for cases where strong emotions are involved.
Even high blood pressure problems can be a thing of the past when the
therapy is applied properly.
requires the use of the brain to manipulate the functions of the body.
it works based on the reward system of the brain. The first step is to
connect the patient to an EEG machine. In order to start the
procedure a specialist on the neurofeedback therapy connects some
electrodes to your head. These electrodes are connected to a machine
with a computer screen. During the therapy the patient will play a game
where his brainwaves have to match a certain pattern in order to
complete the game. That way the patient learns to control his
brainwaves to achieve the desired objective.
The brain wave
activity is recorded during the session to be analyzed later with the
patient. This is to help the patient become aware of the connection
between the mind and the body.
Some health problems require more
practice than others. Some disorders like epilepsy for example need an
extensive number of sessions to get the brain working the desired way.
Depression is a condition that normally do not require many sessions.
The method is very effective and can be extended to other areas of your
life. You can also use it to program yourself to achieve any goal you
from Neurofeedback Therapy to Anxiety Management
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