Neurofeedback in adolescents and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

  title={Neurofeedback in adolescents and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Steven M. Butnik},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  volume={61 5},
  • S. M. Butnik
  • Published 1 May 2005
  • Psychology
  • Journal of clinical psychology
Neurofeedback is being utilized more commonly today in treating individuals who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Neurofeedback, which is based on theories that recognize the organic basis of ADHD, utilizes biofeedback to guide individuals to regulate their brain activity. Neurofeedback relies on research that has demonstrated that most individuals who have ADHD, as compared to matched peers, have excess slow wave activity and reduced fast wave activity. It provides… 

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