Proceedings of the 2017 ISNR Conference: Poster Presentations

  • International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR)


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-----The Effects of Mobile Application for Cardiorespiratory Synchronization Training on Heart Rate Variability and Electroencephalography

Chan, A. S., Cheung, M.-C., Sze, S. L., Leung, W.-M., & Shi, D. (2011). Shaolin Dan Tian Breathing fosters relaxed and attentive mind: A randomized controlled neuro-electrophysiological study. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2011, Article ID 180704, 1–11.

Lutz, A., Greischar, L. L., Rawlings, N. B., Ricard, M., & Davidson, R. J. (2004). Long-term meditators self-induce high-amplitude gamma synchrony during mental practice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 101(46), 16369–16373. /pnas.0407401101

Park, Y.-J., & Park, Y.-B. (2012). Clinical utility of paced breathing as a concentration meditation practice. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 20(6), 393–399. /j.ctim.2012.07.008

Prinsloo, G. E., Rauch, H. G. L., Karpul, D., & Derman, W. E. (2013). The effect of a single session of short duration heart rate variability biofeedback on EEG: A pilot study. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 38(1), 45–56.

-----Relationships Between Cortical Hyperarousal and Sleep Quality Among Patients Comorbid Major Depressive Disorder and Insomnia

Nofzinger, E. A., Price, J. C., Meltzer, C. C., Buysse, D. J., Villemagne, V. L., Miewald, J. M., ... Kupfer, D. J. (2000). Towards a neurobiology of dysfunctional arousal in depression: the relationship between beta EEG power and regional cerebral glucose metabolism during NREM sleep. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 98(2), 71–91.

Perlis, M. L., Merica, H., Smith, M. T., & Giles, D. E. (2001). Beta EEG activity and insomnia. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 5(5), 365–376.

Wołyńczyk-Gmaj, D., & Szelenberger, W. (2011). Waking EEG in primary insomnia. Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis, 71(3), 387–392.

-----Atypical Processing of Novel Distracters in a Visual Oddball Task in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An ERP Study

Baruth, J., Casanova, M., Sears, L. & Sokhadze, E. (2010). Early-stage visual processing abnormalities in high-functioning autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Translational Neuroscience 1(2), 177–187.

Bomba, M. D., & Pang, E. W. (2004). Cortical auditory evoked potentials in autism: A review. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 53(3), 161–169.

Cui, T., Wang, P. P., Liu, S., & Zhang, X. (2017). P300 amplitude and latency in autism spectrum disorder: A meta-analysis. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 26(2), 177–190.

Kemner, C., van der Gaag, R. J., Verbaten, M., & van Engeland, H. (1999). ERP differences among subtypes of pervasive developmental disorders. Biological Psychiatry, 46(6), 781–789.

Kiser, R. M., Sokhadze, G., Gross, E., El-Baz, A., Sokhadze, E., & Casanova, M. (2012). Selective attention and audiovisual integration in children with autism. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 37, 307.

Sokhadze, E. M., Baruth, J. M, Sears, L., Sokhadze, G. E., El-Baz, A. S, Williams, E. L., … Casanova, M. F. (2012). Event-related potential study of attention regulation during illusory figure categorization task in ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, and typical children. Journal of Neurotherapy, 16(1), 12–31. /10874208.2012.650119

Sokhadze, E. M., Baruth, J., Tasman, A., & Casanova, M. F. (2013). Event-related potential studies of cognitive processing abnormalities in autism. In M. F. Casanova, A. S. El-Baz, and J. S. Suri (Eds.), Imaging the Brain in Autism (pp. 61–86). New York, NY: Springer.

Sokhadze, E., Baruth, J., Tasman, A., Sears, L., Mathai, G., El-Baz, A., & Casanova, M. F. (2009). Event-related potential study of novelty processing abnormalities in autism. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 34(1), 37–51.

-----Emotional Changes of ALAY Neurofeedback for Patients Comorbid of Anxiety Symptoms and Major Depressive Disorder

Baehr, E., Rosenfeld, J. P., & Baehr, R. (1997). The clinical use of an alpha asymmetry protocol in the neurofeedback treatment of depression: Two case studies. Journal of Neurotherapy, 2(3), 10–23.

Thibodeau, R., Jorgensen, R. S., & Kim, S. (2006). Depression, anxiety, and resting frontal EEG asymmetry: A meta-analytic review. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 115(4), 715–729.

-----The Different Levels of Golf Players on Mu Rhythm Coherence Prior to the Golf Putt

Babiloni, C., Del Percio, C., Iacoboni, M., Infarinato, F., Lizio, R., Marzano, N., … Eusebi, F. (2008). Golf putt outcomes are predicted by sensorimotor cerebral EEG rhythms. The Journal of Physiology, 586(1), 131–139. /10.1113/jphysiol.2007.141630

Deeny, S. P., Haufler, A. J., Saffer, M., & Hatfield, B. D. (2009). Electroencephalographic coherence during visuomotor performance: A comparison of cortico-cortical communication in experts and novices. Journal of Motor Behavior, 41(2), 106–116.

Deeny, S. P., Hillman, C. H., Janelle, C. M., & Hatfield, B. D. (2003). Cortico-cortical communication and superior performance in skilled marksmen: An EEG coherence analysis. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 25(2), 188–204.

Jäncke, L., Koeneke, S., Hoppe, A., Rominger, C., & Hänggi, J. (2009). The architecture of the golfer's brain. PLoS ONE, 4(3), e4785.

Sabate, M., Llanos, C., Enriquez, E., & Rodriguez, M. (2012). Mu rhythm, visual processing and motor control. Clinical Neurophysiology, 123(3), 550–557. /j.clinph.2011.07.034

-----Artifact-Controlled Neurofeedback: A Pilot Study

Goncharova, I. I., McFarland, D. J., Vaughan, T. M., & Wolpaw, J. R. (2003). EMG contamination of EEG: Spectral and topographical characteristics. Clinical Neurophysiology, 114(9), 1580–1593.

La Marca, J. P., & O'Connor, R. E. (2016). Neurofeedback as an intervention to improve reading achievement in students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, inattentive subtype. NeuroRegulation, 3(2), 55–77.

Lubar, J. F., & Shouse, M. N. (1976). EEG and behavioral changes in a hyperkinetic child concurrent with training of the sensorimotor rhythm (SMR). Biofeedback and Self-Regulation, 1(3), 293–306. /bf01001170

Montgomery, D. D. (2001). Change: Detection and modification. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 26(3), 215–226.

-----External and Internal Foci of Attention with Frontal Midline Theta

Arns, M., Kleinnijenhuis, M., Fallahpour, K., & Breteler, R. (2008). Golf performance enhancement and real-life neurofeedback training using personalized event-locked EEG profiles. Journal of Neurotherapy, 11(4), 11–18. /10.1080/10874200802149656

Kao, S.-C., Huang, C.-J., & Hung, T.-M. (2014). Neurofeedback training reduces frontal midline theta and improves putting performance in expert golfers. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 26(3), 271–286. /10413200.2013.855682

Wulf, G. (2013). Attentional focus and motor learning: A review of 15 years. International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 6(1), 77–104. /1750984X.2012.723728

Wulf, G., Höß, M., & Prinz, W. (1998). Instructions for motor learning: Differential effects of internal versus external focus of attention. Journal of Motor Behavior, 30(2), 169–179.

Wulf, G., & Lewthwaite, R. (2016). Optimizing performance through intrinsic motivation and attention for learning: The OPTIMAL theory of motor learning. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 23(5), 1382–1414.

-----Biofeedback Intervention for Anger Management: A Case Study

Fernandez, E., & Beck, R. (2001). Cognitive-behavioral self-intervention versus self-monitoring of anger: Effects on anger frequency, duration, and intensity. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 29(3), 345–356. /S1352465801003071

Francis, H. M., Penglis, K. M., & McDonald, S. (2016). Manipulation of heart rate variability can modify response to anger-inducing stimuli. Social Neuroscience, 11(5), 545–552.

Greenspoon, J., & Olson, J. (1986). Stress management and biofeedback. Clinical Biofeedback & Health: An International Journal, 9(2), 65–80.

Shellenberger, R. D., Turner, J., Green, J., & Cooney, J. B. (1986). Health changes in a biofeedback and stress management program. Clinical Biofeedback & Health: An International Journal, 9(1), 23–34.

Wyner, D. R. (2015). Pilot study of a university counseling center stress management program employing mindfulness and compassion-based relaxation training with biofeedback. Biofeedback, 43(3), 121–128.

-----Stress Recovery and Psychophysiological Self- Awareness and Mindfulness

Brandmeyer, T., & Delorme, A. (2013). Meditation and neurofeedback. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 688.

Heilig, M, & Egli, M. (2006). Pharmacological treatment of alcohol dependence: Target symptoms and target mechanisms. Pharmacology and Therapeutics 111, 855–876.

Keng, S.-L., Smoski, M. J., & Robins, C. J. (2011). Effects of mindfulness on psychological health: A review of empirical studies. Clinical Psychology Review, 31(6), 1041–1056.

MacLeod, C. M. (1991). Half a century of research on the Stroop effect: An integrative review. Psychological Bulletin, 109, 163–203.

Taren, A. A., Gianaros, P. J., Greco, C. M., Lindsay, E. K., Fairgrieve, A., Brown, K. W., … Creswell, J. D. (2015). Mindfulness meditation training alters stress-related amygdala resting state functional connectivity: A randomized controlled trial. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(12), 1758–1768.

Weinstein, N., Brown, K. W., & Ryan, R. M. (2009). A multi-method examination of the effects of mindfulness on stress attribution, coping, and emotional well-being. Journal of Research in Personality, 43(3), 374–385. /10.1016/j.jrp.2008.12.008

-----Isochronic and Binaural Beats Affect the EEG to a Similar Degree at the Cranial Vertex

Evans, J. R. (Ed.). (2007). Handbook of neurofeedback: Dynamics and clinical applications. New York, NY: Haworth Medical Press.

Evans, J. R., & Abarbanel, A. (Eds.). (1999). Introduction to quantitative EEG and neurofeedback. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Huang, T. L., & Charyton, C. (2008). A comprehensive review of the psychological effects of brainwave entrainment. Alternative Therapies, 14(5). 38–50.

-----Comparing the Effectiveness of Recall of Traumatic Memories (RTM), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Neurofeedback (NFB) on Veterans Diagnosed with PTSD Using a 19-Channel EEG

Gray, R. M., & Liotta, R. F. (2012). PTSD: Extinction, reconsolidation, and the visual-kinesthetic dissociation protocol. Traumatology, 18(2) 3–16. /1534765611431835

Hoge, C. W., Castro, C. A., Messer, S. C., McGurk, D., Cotting, D. I., & Koffman, R. L. (2004). Combat duty in Iraq and Afghanistan: Mental Health Problems, and Barriers to Care. New England Journal of Medicine, 351(1), 13–22.

Martinez, L., & Bingham, A. (2011). U.S. Veterans: By the numbers. ABC News. Retrieved from /Politics/us-veterans-numbers/story?id=14928136 - 1

Schiller, D., & Phelps, E. A. (2011). Does reconsolidation occur in humans? Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 5, 24.

Tanielian, T., & Jaycox, L. (Eds.). (2008). Invisible wounds of war: Psychological and cognitive injuries, their consequences, and services to assist recovery. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation. /MG720.html

-----The Combined Effects of Neurofeedback and Intensive Behavior Intervention on Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Diaz, J. R., Camelo, S. M., & Avendano, B. L. (2015). Use of Neurofeedback in Different Psychopathologies. Cognitive Remediation Journal, 1(4), 22.

-----EEG Data for a Significantly Improved Alzheimer’s Disease Case After Photobiomodulation Treatment

Hamblin, M. R. (2016). Shining light on the head: Photobiomodulation for brain disorders. BBA Clinical, 6, 113–124.

Saltmarche, A. E., Naeser, M. A., Ho, K. F., Hamblin, M. R., & Lim, L. (2017). Significant Improvement in Cognition in Mild to Moderately Severe Dementia Cases Treated with Transcranial Plus Intranasal Photobiomodulation: Case Series Report. Photomedicine and Laser Surgery, 35(8), 432–441.

Zomorrodi, R., Saltmarche, A. E., Loheswaran, G., Ho, K. F., & Lim, L. (2017). Complementary EEG Evidence for a Significantly Improved Alzheimer’s Disease Case after Photobiomodulation Treatment. Accepted for Poster Presentation at the Alzheimer’s International Conference 2017.