What is Biofeedback?
Biofeedback is a non-invasive computer-based training system used to teach you how to gain better control over your body’s responses to stress. The program is currently being offered via telehealth using apps available to download on a smartphone, tablet, or smartwatch.
Intro to Biofeedback
Benefits of Biofeedback
Research studies have shown that Biofeedback can help improve:
- Concentration and focus
- Immune system and health
- Performance (academic and athletic)
And can help decrease:
- General anxiety which includes test anxiety, fear of public speaking or speaking in class, social anxiety, and panic attacks
How is the Biofeedback Program set up and what do sessions involve?
Typically students will meet one-on-one with a biofeedback counselor for four sessions. Sessions last between 45-60 minutes. During the sessions you will be connected to a computer to learn breathing techniques to improve control over how you react to stress. Eventually you will learn to apply these skills on your own without the use of a computer.
How do I know if the Biofeedback program is right for me?
For more detailed information about biofeedback please watch the instructional video below.
Weekly Practice Record
Click here to print a practice record to help you keep track of your weekly practice sessions.
Breathing rate audio samples
7 breaths per minute audio samples
6.5 breaths per minute audio samples
6 breaths per minute audio samples
5.5 breaths per minute audio samples
5 breaths per minute audio samples
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