A Review of qEEG-Guided Neurofeedback

Nancy L Wigton, Genomary Krigbaum

Abstract


While there are literature reviews and meta-analytic coverage of neurofeedback (NF) studies that focus on traditional amplitude NF and slow cortical potential NF, the same is not true for quantitative electroencephalographic (qEEG)-guided NF (qNF). To that end, this is a literature review of several qNF research articles. Generally, most are found in clinical settings, address a wide variety of symptoms and diagnoses, use clinical assessments as outcome measures, employ individualized NF protocols based on qEEG findings, and define efficacy in terms of improvement on pre-post outcome measures. However, few report prepost qEEG metrics as outcome measures. Suggestions for future research are presented.

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QEEG-guided NF, neurofeedback, QEEG, EEG biofeedback, QEEG normalization

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