Biofeedback and dance performance: a preliminary investigation.

  title={Biofeedback and dance performance: a preliminary investigation.},
  author={Joshua J Raymond and Imran Sajid and Lesley A Parkinson and John H. Gruzelier},
  journal={Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback},
  volume={30 1},
Alpha-theta neurofeedback has been shown to produce professionally significant performance improvements in music students. The present study aimed to extend this work to a different performing art and compare alpha-theta neurofeedback with another form of biofeedback: heart rate variability (HRV) biofeedback. Twenty-four ballroom and Latin dancers were randomly allocated to three groups, one receiving neurofeedback, one HRV biofeedback and one no intervention. Dance was assessed before and… CONTINUE READING