BIOFEEDBACK TRAINING

n. a form of training which introduces techniques on how to control involuntary responses such as heart rate, blood pressure, respiration, and even alpha waves of the brain. When used in partnership with medical treatment, this alternative therapy helps treat disorders such as arrhythmia, hypertension, hyperactivity, attention deficit, insomnia, and substance abuse.

BIOFEEDBACK TRAINING: "Biofeedback training includes simple tasks such as learning how to use a wrist BP monitor, read an ECG result, or practice deep breathing exercises especially when stressed."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BIOFEEDBACK TRAINING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/biofeedback-training/ (accessed December 10, 2019).
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