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Can Watching Your Brain Waves Reduce Psychiatric Symptoms?

News   Mar 05, 2021 | Original story from the University of Rochester Medical Center

 
Can Watching Your Brain Waves Reduce Psychiatric Symptoms?

A team of University of Rochester psychologists set out to determine if real-time fMRI neurofeedback can help a person regulate neural activity in a way that might improve psychiatric illness. Their meta-analysis found that when people were shown their own brain patterns in real time, they were able to regulate activity in specific regions of the brain. Credit: National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

 
 
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