CBT-BF™ METHOD - INTRODUCTION TO BVA FOR STRESS MANAGEMENT
Presenter: Dr. Yuval Oded
Dates: Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Time: 11:00 am Eastern Time (US & Canada), corresponding to 17:00 in Italy & Germany
APA Continuing Education (CE) Credits granted: 1
Achieving effective results in stress management training depends, among other things, on the clients`ability to feel safe and let go. Working with PTSD clients and training stress management and peak performance in military settings led me to explore other, less widely used, physiological modalities, in order to monitor and improve self- regulation skills. The CBT-BF™ method was developed in the past 20 years and it draws from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, mindfulness and biofeedback to create an effective training method. One of the most important elements in this method is the use of BVA. This webinar focuses on the integration of BVA in stress management training and in inter- personal
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- Understanding the physiological basis of BVA.
- Learning about how it compares to other more widely used biofeedback modalities.
- Learning how to integrate BVA biofeedback in stress management training.
- Clinical and research findings.
About Dr. Yuval Oded
Dr. Yuval Oded, a clinical-rehabilitational psychologist and neuropsychologist, specializing in biofeedback and in Third-Wave psychotherapy. His research focuses on the use of BVP amplitude for monitoring extreme stressful situations and using it as a biomarker for stress resilience. In his clinical work Dr. Oded is adapting the integration of this unique physiological indicator, along with other biofeedback modalities, with psychotherapy. Dr. Oded is affiliated with a number of universities where he teaches courses in MBSR, MBCT, Biofeedback and CBT-BF™ (a method combining CBT with biofeedback and mindfulness). He is the director of the Cognitive-Behavioral and Psychophysiological Clinic in Tel Aviv (CBT-BF™). CEO of Psy-Phi Advanced Psychological Solutions-providing stress management and peak performance training and the creator of the MentalGym™. He is the director of Psychophysiology and R&D at Sensority - video surveillance systems. Co-founder and chief psychologist at Ifeel Labs inc., a company specializing in ANS digital therapy. Past chairman of the Israeli association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback and co-founder of the IBNA” (Israel Biofeedback-Neurofeedback Association).