Analogous to the way that Physical Therapy helps a person gain strength, flexibility, and range of motion, neurofeedback allows a person to gain mastery over anxiety, focus, concentration, and relaxation. It also creates flexibility in the mind. Cognitive flexibility is as important as physical flexibility. We think of neurofeedback as Physical Therapy for the brain. We employ qEEG (quantitative electroencephalogram) and EEG biofeedback (also called neurofeedback or neurotherapy) to train individuals to alter their brainwaves.
To accomplish this, we first create a brain map (qEEG) — a picture of the activity in a person’s brain before training. This is done by attaching ...more
Founded in Boulder, Colorado in 1998, neuroAgility, PC is a clinical center for enhancement of performance, attention and emotional regulation utilizing state-of-the-art technology integrated with medicine and psychology. Our specialty areas are: ADD, ADHD, Brain Injury (mTBI), Anxiety, and Aspergers. We also work with Athletes and other performers in gaining the mental edge. The Center was established by husband and wife team Earle Shugerman, M.D., and Kerri Honaker, M.S., M.A., LPC, BCIA.
We invite you to explore this website to learn more, or give us a call today.
The neuroAgility staff offer expertise in qEEG and Neurofeedback, Individual and Family Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), Psychotherapy, Sport Psychology, and Clinical Psychiatry referrals if warranted. We offer state-of-the-art training that is respectful and non-stigmatizing; we build on your strengths leading to a sense of self-mastery.
We work together with referring professionals ...more
June 13th, 2017 - By admin in Psychotherapy, Teens
A large new study out this week contains some alarming data about the state of children’s mental health in the United States, finding that depression in many children appears to start as early as age 11. By the time they hit age 17, the analysis found, 13.6 percent of boys and a staggering ...more
May 22nd, 2017 - By admin in Uncategorized
Most adults recall memorizing the names of rivers or the Pythagorean theorem in school and wondering, “When am I ever gonna use this stuff?” Kids today have a high-profile spokesman. Jonathan Rochelle, the director of Google’s education apps group, said last year at an industry conference that he “cannot answer” ...more
April 27th, 2017 - By admin in Uncategorized
It’s obvious that computers have become indispensable problem-solving partners, not to mention personal companions. But it’s suddenly not enough to be a fluent user of software interfaces. Understanding what lies behind the computer’s seeming magic now seems crucial. In particular, “computational thinking” is captivating educators, from kindergarten teachers to college ...more