Live Z-Score Training Intensive for Beginners and Intermediates

StressTherapy Solutions is proud to offer a brand-new, innovative workshop:

Live Z-Score Training Intensive for Beginners and Intermediates

May 4th-6th, 2018

Crowne Plaza Cleveland South Independence

5300 Rockside Rd.

Independence, OH 44131

Steven WarnerMentoring Hour Bonus

Instructors: Thomas Collura – PhD, QEEG-D, BCN, LPCC
Steve Warner – PhD, BCN

Total CEs: 21 Hours
7 BCIA Mentoring Hours (An $800 Value!)
This workshop is meant to equip beginners in utilizing BrainMaster’s Patented Live Z-Score training (PZOK) with the necessary baseline skills to begin working with their software and equipment immediately.

Day 1 will focus on Clinical Principles of Z Score Training and Using 4 to 19 channel Surface Training
Day 2 will focus on Introductory Skills for Neurofeedback Providers – 4 through 19 channel training
Day 3 will focus on 19 Channel sLoreta PZOK Amplitude (Z score) Neurofeedback

*For individuals who have not purchased all of the required software, a temporary software key will be provided for your use during the workshop. You must contact BrainMaster support to schedule a time for installation and testing of this temporary software PRIOR TO YOUR ARRIVAL AT THE WORKSHOP at 440-232-6000 Option 3.

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Daily Itinerary: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3
(Schedule subject to change per discretion of Instructor)

*Bringing equipment is not required to attend, but it is strongly recommended.


[Day 1] Clinical Principles of Z Score Training and Using 4 to 19 channel Surface Training

9:00am – 12:30pm

  • Review of the history and functional principles of PZOK Training
  • Clarification of the elements unique to PZOK and why it fundamentally differs from other approaches to Live Z-Score Neurofeedback
  • Introduction to surface Z score protocols 4 to 19 channels

12:30pm – 1:30pm – LUNCH

1:30pm – 6:00pm

  • Overview of evaluation and assessment options for up to 19 channel surface PZOK
  • Discussion of clinical considerations when selecting between protocols
  • Practicum (2 contact hours BCIA)


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[Day 2] Introductory Skills for Neurofeedback Providers – 4 through 19 channel training

9:00am – 12:30pm

  • Overview of the 10-20 system
  • Effective placement of EEG sensors on the scalp for 4 or more Channels
  • Initial set up and review of client folders in BrainAvatar 4.0 software
  • Brief discussion of principles behind PZOK training approach and review of set-up and administration of an introductory PZOK and PZOKUL protocol
  • Practicum – Attendees practice setting up and running brief training sessions on each other under supervision.

12:30pm – 1:30pm – LUNCH
1:30pm – 6:00pm

  • Discussion regarding how to adjust training thresholds
  • Overview of how to select and adjust various feedback options
  • Clinical assessment options and protocol design for PZOK training when using a 4 channel Atlantis vs a 19 channel Discovery amplifier
  • Practicum – practice setting up and running brief training sessions under supervision (2 contact hours BCIA)


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[Day 3] 19 Channel sLoreta PZOK Amplitude (Z score) Neurofeedback

9:00am – 12:30pm

  • Introduction and review of sLoreta (Select ROI) setting file
  • Discussion of how this differs from a surface training approach
  • How to set up training folders and adapt settings within the folders for individual client treatment priorities
  • Overview of evaluation and assessment options for 19 channel sLoreta
  • Review of reference materials for Region of Interest
  • Discussion of clinical considerations when selecting between protocols (1 contact hour BCIA)

12:30pm – 1:30pm – LUNCH
1:30pm – 6:00pm

  • Practicum – Running sLoreta Z-Score Training Protocol training session (2 contact hours BCIA)

Part 1 of a 2 Part Workshop for intermediate-advanced and advanced users
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