Electroencephalographic Biofeedback in the Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

  title={Electroencephalographic Biofeedback in the Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder},
  author={V. Monastra and S. Lynn and M. Lind{\'e}n and J. Lubar and J. Gruzelier and Theodore J. LaVaque},
  journal={Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback},
  • V. Monastra, S. Lynn, +3 authors Theodore J. LaVaque
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback
  • Historically, pharmacological treatments for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have been considered to be the only type of interventions effective for reducing the core symptoms of this condition. However, during the past three decades, a series of case and controlled group studies examining the effects of EEG biofeedback have reported improved attention and behavioral control, increased cortical activation on quantitative electroencephalographic examination, and gains on tests of… CONTINUE READING
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