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Neurodiagnostic Corner

Neurodiagnostic Corner Provided to you by the Tarnow Center for Self-Management on a monthly basis. This month’s article can be found here.

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Performance Coach and Jackman, Dr. Nick Sutton, Helps CollegeComplete.com Driver Justin Lofton to NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Points Lead

Lofton, driver of the CollegeComplete.com Chevrolet, leads in points in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Lofton’s success coincides with the addition of Dr. Nick Sutton of CHAMP Consulting to the team. Dr. Sutton has been responsible for applying an innovative technology known as neurofeedback that Lofton credits with making him a better driver. The [...]

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Computerized Brain Training Aids Cognition in Schizophrenia

By Mark Moran Training the brains of patients in lower-level perceptual and attentional learning processes can have effects on multiple neural systems resulting in higher level cognitive improvements and enhanced quality of life… To read this article in its entirety please click the link located here.

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Brain Wiring a No-Brainer?

National Institute of Mental Health The brain appears to be wired more like the checkerboard streets of New York City than the curvy lanes of Columbia, Md., suggests a new brain imaging study. The most detailed images, to date, reveal a pervasive 3D grid structure with no diagonals, say scientists funded by the National Institutes [...]

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UCLA researchers map damaged connections in Phineas Gage’s brain

By Mark Wheeler Poor Phineas Gage. In 1848, the supervisor for the Rutland and Burlington Railroad in Vermont was using a 13-pound, 3-foot-7-inch rod to pack blasting powder into a rock when he triggered an explosion that drove the rod through his left cheek and out of the top of his head. As reported at [...]

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Taking Control – Depression sufferers try changing their brain waves

Chicago Tribune Article – July 29, 2001 – Discusses the use of neurofeedback in addressing depression. http://stresstherapysolutions.com/uploads/wp-uploads/neuroquest_tribune_article.pdf

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Antidepressant Efficacy Evaluated in Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics – Pigot, Leventhal, Alter, Boren – NeuroAdvantage and American University

The following link is to the following article, that evaluates the (lack of) effectiveness of antidepressants: Pigott, H.E., Leventhal, A.M., Alter, G.S., and Boran, J.J. (2010) Efficacy and Effectiveness of Antidepressants: Current Status of Research. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (79) 267-279. Antidepressants are not significantly better than placebo, and have significant side effects.

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Scientific Articles

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Report from Tom Brownback regarding live Z-Score Training

From the point of view of perspective, I go back to a time several years ago at one of the last future health meetings in California. This was when we decided to partner in a joint venture between BrainMaster and Brownback Mason and Associates. At that point in time you agreed to provide me with [...]

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