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One theme has run through my work for the past 40 plus years-- a desire to play a role in waking people up, raising their consciousness and empowering them.
I was the organizer founder of the Winter Brain, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology and StoryCon Meetings and president of Futurehealth, Inc., with interests in Positive Psychology as well as being involved in the field of biofeedback/neurofeedback since 1972.
see my more detailed bio, reflecting my work in biofeedback, here.
In 2003 I founded www.OpEdNews.com , where I've written over 1800 articles and have published over 100,000 other people's writings, with the goal of raising people's consciousness in political and activist ways.
Futurehealth Spring Cleaning Sale- over 100 items
Futurehealth has accumulated many items over its 36 years in business.
We're doing a spring cleaning sale offering over 80 different items-- hardware, software, EEG electrodes, cables, stand-alone instruments, computer hardware-- EEG, EMG, Thermal, GSR, EEG electrode checkers, books, CDs, DVDs.
Review: Biofeedback and Neurofeedback Applications in Sport Psychology
Biofeedback and neurofeedback have been used very effectively to enhance athletic performance. Many olympic teams have used the approach to win Olympic gold and other major medals.
This book is a magnum opus, created by the most respected, most sought after experts in the field.
Monday, November 7, 2011 (2230 views)
A Once In A Lifetime Opportunity To Acquire An Extraordinary Biofeedback Library
I'm moving toward simpler and smaller. That means getting rid of a lot of what I've accumulated over the years.
Over the course of almost 40 years I've built what I believe is one of the largest libraries related to biofeedback and neurofeedback, collecting books, journals, cassette tapes, conference recordings that combine to be a substantial library.
It is for sale
Obituary; Anna Wise, Neurofeedback Pioneer
Anna Wise, a leading neurofeedback trainer, who used the Awakened mind approach and mind-mirror technology for her work passed away March 5, 2010. She'd been teaching a course at her beloved Esalen, developed Pneumonia and the illness took her shortly after.
Obituary: Brian Costello
Brian was an incredibly energetic Australian force of nature, inspired by and passionately working on new ideas and approaches to biofeedback, usually with his southern California colleague, Russ Cassell. It was very common to get an email blast from Brian, overflowing with new ideas, copied to dozens, all over the world, giving credit and kudos to many.
Your Biofeedback Practitioner's Hero's Journey
Joseph Campbell described a mythic pattern that any hero, any person going through a process of growth and increased personal awareness experiences. This model works very well for biofeedback practitioners, describing the stages, steps, experiences, problems, opportunities, challenges and rewards you can expect to encounter on your path to becoming a master of the world of biofeedback.
Handwarming from the Inside out; Thermal / Temperature Biofeedback
Have you warmed your hands lately? How about your feet?
Thousands of people do it every day and they don't do it by putting their hands or feet under warm running water or by holding warm clothes, straight out of the dryer. They do it from the inside out.
Why would they do it?
To help symptoms of stress, anxiety, headache, high blood pressure, Raynauds, diabetes, arthritis and more.
Review: Open Focus Brain-- a landmark book that explores how we pay attention and how to do it better
an important, groundbreaking book that promises to become a classic over the decades.
More than any other book, it reminds me of Herbert Benson's RELAXATION RESPONSE. Just as Benson took a simple concept-- relaxation-- and created a landmark book on how to do it... simply, Les Fehmi, with co-author Jim Robbins, has laid out an approach to attention that is remarkable in its simplicity and power to change lives.
Living in The Vein of Gold and Falling out.
We all have veins of gold-- fantastic riches-- in our lives, every one of us.
"Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps a few know their own strength. It is in men as in soils, where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of."