2018 Annual Forum

09-Mar-2018 2018 Annual Forum: Neurofeedback in reorganising the brain of trauma survivors.

Thursday 29 March, 9.00 - 1.00 KGV Sport and Community Centre, 1A Anfield Street, Glenorchy. 
Expert Guest: Mirjana Askovic, Senior psychologist and neurofeedback lead practitioner from NSW Services for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma (STARTTS).

The presentation will explore:

  • The effects of torture and trauma on physical and emotional regulation,

  • How neurofeedback works, including the evidence base of its' effectiveness,

  • The benefits of implementing neurofeedback for clients with a refugee background who experience complex and chronic trauma symptoms.

The presentation will demonstrate through a case study how neurofeedback intervention is used in the context of trauma treatment with survivors of torture and refugee trauma.

To register your seat please book your ticket here at eventbrite


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The Phoenix Centre, a program of the Migrant Resource Centre (Southern Tasmania), receives funding from the Crown, through the Department of Health and Human Services, to provide the Tasmanian Transcultural Mental Health Network

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