2. Performance Enhancement Applications of Neurofeedback

  1. W. Alex Edmonds2 and
  2. Gershon Tenenbaum3
  1. Siegfried Othmer and
  2. Susan F. Othmer

Published Online: 1 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119959984.ch2

Case Studies in Applied Psychophysiology: Neurofeedback and Biofeedback Treatments for Advances in Human Performance

Case Studies in Applied Psychophysiology: Neurofeedback and Biofeedback Treatments for Advances in Human Performance

How to Cite

Othmer, S. and Othmer, S. F. (2011) Performance Enhancement Applications of Neurofeedback, in Case Studies in Applied Psychophysiology: Neurofeedback and Biofeedback Treatments for Advances in Human Performance (eds W. A. Edmonds and G. Tenenbaum), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119959984.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Nova Southeastern University, North Miami Beach, Florida, USA

  2. 3

    Florida State University, USA

Author Information

  1. The Brian Othmer Foundation, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470971734

Online ISBN: 9781119959984

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Keywords:

  • neurofeedback, performance enhancement;
  • neurofeedback, promising;
  • role in performance enhancement;
  • EEG correlates, of psychological states;
  • human functioning, enhancement;
  • alpha training;
  • Menninger group, and biofeedback;
  • biofeedback, and state regulation;
  • Fehmi, and alpha synchrony training;
  • transcranial DC stimulation (tDCS)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Application to Optimal Functioning

  • The Role of Assessment

  • The Reduction to Practice

  • Professional Preparation

  • Principal Neurofeedback Approaches

  • Summary and Conclusion

  • Resources

  • References