Tom Brady uses a digital product, which was designed to improve brain function for people who suffered severe conditions that impacted brain function, from noticeable memory loss to cognitive damage, not individuals who have healthy brains.
The Brain Wave Center’s partnership with Easterseals has resulted in Neurofeedback being built in the academic curriculum of the Easterseals Academy located in Sarasota.
Easterseals Southwest Florida offers the highest quality of care and services to children, youth and adults with special needs so that they can enjoy access, opportunities, and increased life choices.
Partner Profile: The Haven Established in 1954, The Haven began as a vision for an organization that would serve children with special needs throughout their lifetime. Our founders, a group of forward thinking parents, seeing that there were no services to support their children to grow as individuals, they decided to build an organization that […]
Brain Injury Awareness MonthAccording to the Brain Injury Association of America, every 9 seconds, someone in the United States sustains a brain injury. In fact, more than 3.5 million children and adults sustain a brain injury each year.A brain injury can occur surprisingly easily. Certainly, we recognize major accidents or severe blows to the head […]
Partner profile: Easter Seals of Southwest Florida Easter Seals Southwest Florida has been part of our community for 70 years. They offer the highest quality of care and services to children, youth and adults with special needs so that they can enjoy access, opportunities and increased life choices. The Brain Wave Center provides neurofeedback training […]
Does your teen seem anxious even when there doesn’t appear to be anything to worry about? Experience panic attacks? Avoid social situations? Would you consider them a “worry wart?” If you can say yes to any one of the above statements, it is possible that they suffer from an anxiety disorder. There are several different […]
By Gregg Sledziewski, Mikka Knapp RDN, LDN Like the body, the brain needs proper nutrition to operate at peak performance. Over time fast food, poorly balanced diets, chemicals, preservatives and the like take a toll on our brain, just like our bodies. We all realize this, but often struggle balancing our nutritional needs with the […]
ABC TV Interview: Brain Wave Center & Easter Seals Partnership. In a recent interview, broadcast Tuesday night April 17th on ABC7, Sarasota, FL, The Brain Wave Center’s Gregg Sledziewski, Easter Seals Tom Waters and Super Mom Kathie Brady discussed Neurofeedback, our new partnership with Easter Seals and how it has helped Kathie’s kids with anchor […]
Sometimes, the holidays seem to be filled with more expectations than excitement, which can at times bring out the worst in us. Finding peace, hope, and joy is an expectation of most of us this time of the year, but actually realizing any of these can sometimes be difficult. Crowded shopping malls, the quest to […]
New Partnership Between Easter Seals and The Brain Wave Center Aims to Help Children with Autism. An ABC 7 (WWSB) Sarasota, FL news article featuring our new program with the Easter Seals of Southwest Florida. This short video article presents how the Brain Wave Center uses brain mapping and neurofeedback through the Easter Seals to […]
PEAK PERFORMANCE + NEUROFEEDBACK “Peak performance training is designed to make the already functional individual perform at a much higher level. The difference between two equally gifted athletes, one who excels and one who “also ran,” is more than likely the ability to perform at their peak when it counts. Two equally gifted children in […]
Gregg Sledziewski and Mikka Knapp, RDN, LDN. The Brain Wave Center is more than brain mapping and neurofeedback. We also work with clients on the everyday things we do in life that contribute to our health, including nutrition. And, as a many of us parents have just realized – the first month of school is […]
Imagine if you will, living in a state of constant worry. Sometimes it is just a sense of uneasiness; at other times, it is a chronic state of fear; and at still other times, it is a paralysis of will. There are people who spend their life bracing for what could happen. Some individuals are […]
We do not normally think of children being depressed, but depression knows no social, economic, gender, or age boundaries. There are many children with dysregulated brains who manifest symptoms of depression. Many children diagnosed with ADHD and other disorders are actually depressed, and if you clear the depression the attentional and behavioral problems disappear. Depression […]
Neurofeedback helps regulate clusters of symptoms. From Healing Young Brains. Robert Hill, Ph.D., Eduardo castro, M.D. “Early in the development f neurofeeback, several practitioners proposed the idea of global dysregulation. The idea behind his theory is that if brainwaves are dysregulated, there is a strong likelihood of a cluster of symptoms rather than just a […]
In November 2012, the American Academy of Pediatrics approved biofeedback and Neurofeedback as a Level 1 or “best support” treatment option for children suffering from ADHD. Pediatrics. 2014 Mar: 133(3):483-92. doi:10. 1542/peds.2013-2059. Epub 2014 Feb 17 In-school neurofeedback training for ADHD: sustained improvements from a randomized control trial.: Steiner NJ 1, Frenette EC, Rene KM, […]
About a dozen former Denver Broncos, some from the Orange Crush era, are taking part in a research study they say is helping them recover from post-concussion symptoms and traumatic brain injuries. They believe those injuries were suffered during their playing days. The process uses Neurofeedback to “Re-train” the brain and restore healthy brainwave patterns […]
Do you have panic attacks for seemingly no reason? Are you so worried about being judged by others or embarrassed that it stops you from engaging in social situations? Are you so scared of heights, flying, or something else that it causes you to avoid things in your daily life? Does stress cause you to […]
Attention-deficit disorder and attention deficit hyperactive disorder is one of the most commonly diagnosed conditions in America today. It’s not hard to see why, as the symptoms associated with a diagnosis are very common in many other problems: Distracted, impulsive, lack of attention or focus, can’t sit still, anger issues, etc. Individually these symptoms can […]
ADD/ADHD is not a psychological or disciplinary problem – it’s a brain problem. Watch how to improve ADD with neurofeedback.
During the last decade the use of Neurofeedback techniques to achieve a better athletic performance has been a booming subject. More and more athletes use mental training each day as a means of achieving the ultimate competitive edge. One of the most well-known examples is the Italian football team that won the 2004 World Cup […]
Compelling research evidence exists that there is often a neurophysiological basis for depression, particularly in people with a family history of depression. Neuroscientists have discovered a particular brainwave pattern that allows us to identify individuals with a biological predisposition for developing depression. This biological marker appears to be very robust (Davidson, 1998a, b), having been […]
“Practice makes perfect,” the saying goes. Optimal performance, however, can require more than talent, effort, and repetition. Training the brain to reduce stress through neurofeedback can remove barriers and enhance one’s innate abilities. An article in the journal Biofeedback presents the narrative of a young cellist who was able to realize the potential of his […]
What exactly is Neurofeedback and see how it can help children with ADHD type symptoms.