Proceedings of the 2016 ISNR Conference: Poster Presentations

  • International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR)
Keywords: neurofeedback, neuromodulation, EEG, qEEG, neurotherapy


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Auditory Integration Training (AIT) in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Effects on Auditory Evoked Potentials and Mismatch Negativity

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Event-Related Potential and Induced Gamma Oscillations During Emotional Facial Expression Processing in Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Effects of Repetitive TMS on Autonomic Activity in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

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QEEG-Guided Neurofeedback for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): A Validating Case Study

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Change of Power Spectral Density and Coherence Following Acupuncture Treatment in Patients with Insomnia

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Cao, H., Pan, X., Li, H., & Liu, J. (2009). Acupuncture for treatment of insomnia: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 15(11), 1171–1186.

Cho, Y. W., Shin, W. C., Yun, C. H., Hong, S. B., Kim, J., & Earley, C. J. (2009). Epidemiology of insomnia in Korean adults: Prevalence and associated factors. Journal of Clinical Neurology, 5(1), 20–23. /jcn.2009.5.1.20

Cortoos, A., De Valck, E., Arns, M., Breteler, M. H. M., & Cluydts R. (2010). An exploratory study on the effects of tele-neurofeedback and tele-biofeedback on objective and subjective sleep in patients with primary insomnia. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 35(2), 125–134.

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Hammer, B. U., Colbert, A. P., Brown, K. A., & Ilioi, E. C. (2011). Neurofeedback for insomnia: A pilot study of Z-score SMR and individualized protocols. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback 36(4), 251–264. /s10484-011-9165-y

Hsu, S.-F., Chen, C.-Y., Ke, M.-D., Huang, C.-H., Sun, Y.-T., & Lin, J.-G. (2011). Variations of brain activities of acupuncture to TE5 of left hand in normal subjects. The American Journal of Chinese Medicine, 39(04), 673–686. /10.1142/S0192415X11009111

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Kim, M. S., Kim, H. D., Seo, H. D., Sawada, K., & Ishida, M. (2008). The effect of acupuncture at PC-6 on the electroencephalogram and electrocardiogram. The American Journal of Chinese Medicine, 36(3), 481–491.

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Suh, S., Kim, H., Yang, H.-C., Cho, E. R., Lee, S. K., & Shin, C. (2013). Longitudinal course of depression scores with and without insomnia in non-depressed individuals: a 6-year follow-up longitudinal study in a Korean cohort. Sleep, 36(3), 369–376.

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Yeung, W.-F., Chung, K.-F., Leung, Y.-K., Zhang, S.-P., & Law, A. C. K. (2009). Traditional needle acupuncture treatment for insomnia: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Sleep Medicine, 10(7), 694–704. /j.sleep.2008.08.012

Yeung, W.-F., Chung, K.-F., Poon, M. M.-K., Ho, F. Y.-Y., Zhang, S.-P., Zhang, Z.-J., ... Wong, V. T. (2012). Acupressure, reflexology, and auricular acupressure for insomnia: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Sleep Medicine, 13(8), 971–984. /j.sleep.2012.06.003

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Effects of Prefrontal Neurofeedback on Perceived Emotional State and Cognitive Functioning in Adolescents with Drug Abuse History: A Pilot Study

Horrell, T., El-Baz, A., Baruth, J., Tasman, A., Sokhadze, G., Stewart, C., & Sokhadze, E. (2010). Neurofeedback effects on evoked and induced EEG gamma band reactivity to drug-related cues in cocaine addiction. Journal of Neurotherapy, 14(3), 195–216. /10874208.2010.501498

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Sokhadze, E., Stewart, C. M., Tasman, A., Daniels, R., & Trudeau, D. (2011). Review of rationale for neurofeedback application in adolescent substance abusers with comorbid disruptive behavioral disorders. Journal of Neurotherapy, 15(3), 232–261. /10874208.2011.595298

Sokhadze, T., M., Stewart, C. M., & Hollifield, M. (2007). Integrating cognitive neuroscience research and cognitive behavioral treatment with neurofeedback therapy in drug addiction comorbid with posttraumatic stress disorder: A conceptual review. Journal of Neurotherapy, 11(2), 13–44. /J184v11n02_03

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EEG Phenotypes in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

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Equivalence of a Continuous EEG Discrimination Task to Standard Operant Control Training

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Heim, A. S., Dunn, K. N., Klein, C. J., Powers, C. D., & Frederick, J. A. (2016). Generalization of skills between discrimination and control of EEG alpha. Presented at Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, Seattle, WA, March 2016.

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