Dr Sanil Rege, Consultant Psychiatrist and Founder of Psychscene and Psychscenehub speaks to Dr. Martijn Arns, Chief Scientific Adviser, neuroCare Group; Founding Director & Senior Researcher at Research Institute Brainclinics.
neuroCare has established a global network of clinics and training centres, now in Australia, for professionals interested in EEG Biofeedback and Neurostimulation techniques, proven to have beneficial and sustainable effects in mental health.
In classrooms the idea still prevails that easily distracted children and children with ADHD should not be seated too close to the window since they might be distracted by what is happening outside. ADHD is also often associated with difficulties in executive functioning and attention. Are these symptoms truly the core issue of ADHD? Or could there be a different underlying cause? In this article we will explain how some easily distracted children might be better off sitting closer to the window.
Researchers compare methods of treating ADHD in children and find that Neurofeedback, a medication-free technique, has long-lasting effects, according to a recent study published in the medical journal European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.