Biofeedback Workshops & Distance Learning Offer Credits and Training Options

    'Just as surgery and pharmaceuticals were important to medicine in the
    19th & 20th century, Behavioral Medicine will take its place in the 21st
    century and biofeedback is an important component of Behavioral
    Medicine,' Dr. John Basmajian, Member of the Order of Canada

    MONTREAL, June 16 /CNW/ -- One of the World's Leading Sport Psychologists
that trained Canada's top Olympic athletes will be teaching a workshop in
Montreal on June 26th & 27th. Clinicians, psychologists, students and
educators will learn about new software & specialized equipment using
biofeedback & neurofeedback. This instrumentation is the same as those used in
the MindRoom of AC Milan, the reigning Champions League team. It has also been
used, for some time, by the Dutch Special Forces to screen and train SWAT Team

    Montreal Workshops June 26th & 27th

    The seminar will take place at the University of Quebec at the downtown
Montreal Campus. The first workshop will be led by the
internationally-recognized sports psychologist and York University professor,
Dr. Vietta (Sue) Wilson.
    Her workshop will describe assessment and training techniques for peak
performance and provide participants with the skills to utilize in their
professional settings. Specific workshop content will include how to use the
latest psychophysiological assessment and training technology for high
performance and rapid recovery. Mental skill training techniques such as
imagery, specific goal setting, intention, and attention will be discussed.


    Another workshop will be taught in French by Drs. Nicolina Pavlov, PhD,
and Ray Pavlov, MD, PhD. Its focus will be the use of EEG biofeedback
(neurofeedback) as the central component of a systematic stress program for
leaders in business, industry and sports. This workshop focuses on how to
improve performance and productivity and includes guidelines for individuals
and groups. Both workshops have accreditation by the Biofeedback Certification
Institute of America.

    LEARN FROM THE BEST - International Research and Educational Project

    Along with workshops in North America throughout the summer and fall
2008, there has been an explosion in distance-learning involving 30 on-line
courses. They range from Heart Rate Variability Training, Stress Management,
Professional Golf, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, and Headaches.
These courses are accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA)
for Continuing Education Units. A complete list may be found at: Fifteen Advanced Clinical Suites are now available .
    Information:  Lawrence Klein, BFE Montreal Office

                  (514) 489-8251 No.135,

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For further information: Lawrence Klein of BFE Montreal Office, 
+1-514-489-8251 No.135 Web Site:

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