Advanced Beginner Skills in Neurofeedback
with Dr Mary Ammerman
This Neurofeedback course is designed for people who have already been through the 4-Day Introductory Neurofeedback Course. Whether some time has passed between attending the introductory course and receiving your neurofeedback equipment or if you’ve had a few months to practice on friends and family, this class distills the most important points of the introductory course in terms of applying neurofeedback.
We will review:
- 4 common EEG patterns associated with over and under arousal
- Ensure proper placement of 10-20 sites
- Walk through each step of training a client, including
- explaining neurofeedback
- setting realistic client goals
- assessing symptoms
- recording and interpreting 2 site mini maps
- selecting and adjusting protocols
- using effective coaching strategies
- managing training thresholds
- evaluating client progress.
About the Presenter
Mary Ammerman earned her undergraduate degrees in English and Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. Both her graduate school training and her professional work experiences have granted her abundant opportunities to work with people from diverse backgrounds and a wide range of problems. She uses a combination of mindfulness cognitive skills training, EEG brainwave biofeedback, applied neuroscience, warmth, and humor in her practice. She believes that each individual possesses both the power and the ability to heal him or herself.
Dr. Ammerman is highly experienced working with people who want to overcome addictions, as well as with individuals who struggle with anxiety, depression, difficulty regulating their moods, and relationship issues. What she enjoys most is helping people transcend self-limiting fears to enhance the quality of their lives and fulfill their potential. To help in these endeavors, she specializes in a variety of EEG brainwave biofeedback modalities and leads mindfulness meditation classes at CAHP. Dr. Ammerman also supervises other neurofeedback professionals and constantly seeks training to expand her own skills.
This course will be run at 9am (AEDT) each Friday over 10 weeks via an online forum and thus internet access is required. These sessions will be recorded and provided to the participants and a Certificate of attendance can be provided on request.
Individual and Group Mentoring opportunities are also available with Dr Ammerman, please contact us to find out more.