Tag: neurofeedback

November 21, 2018

11/21/2018: Expectations Around Change

Over the course of my career (whether it is in my role of speech pathologist, neurofeedback practitioner, or coach) I have had to help people manage their expectations around change.  We have a lot of thoughts around what change should look like, how it should feel, and what will happen as we attempt to get from our known “Point A” to the unknown “Point B”. […]

March 17, 2015

3/10: The Tyranny of Commitment

Today I was searching my online photo subscription account for something that would visually describe the word “commitment”. I knew I would probably have about 5,000 wedding related pictures to wade through, but was completely unprepared for what I ultimately found. For the word “commitment”, I was treated to several images of people with handguns pointed at their heads. Oooookay….what else might I find? Ah, […]

March 3, 2015

Why Your Stress Never Works Out the Way You Plan

We’re all stressed, and why wouldn’t we be? We live in 21st Century America. We’ve got stuff to do. And stuff has to be done and not just now, but yesterday. Because bosses, kids, school, groceries, husbands, wives… Yikes! Yuck. Some of us like to wear our stress like a badge. It makes sense, kind of. “Maybe when people see how stressed I am, they’ll […]

July 23, 2014

07/23: How Will I Know It’s Working?

Sarah* called our office because a friend had referred her for training. She was amazed at all the changes her friend experienced, yet was still skeptical about the process. “What would you like to see different in your life?” I asked. “Well, I’d like to sleep better”, she said. “If I could have more energy that would be great. I hate it that I’m always […]

July 2, 2014

07/06: How Does It Know What to “Fix”?

One of the questions that I am often asked about brain training is this: How does the computer “know” what problems I need fixed? This is a great question, because the way our brain training systems work is a little bit outside the conventional paradigm. If you’ve looked through our website or have gone through brainwave training already, you may be familiar with what a […]