This 1-hour webinar recording allows listeners to familiarize themselves with the methods used by Richard Gevirtz, Ph.D., in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Topics covered in the presentation are:
• background research on IBS, from a psychophysiological perspective
• a mediational model that includes the latest information on the patho-physiology of IBS, presented with an emphasis on autonomic dysfunction
• treatment protocol for IBS based on heart rate variability (HRV) biofeedback, including literature that supports this approach
Richard Gevirtz is a Distinguished Professor of Psychology with Alliant International University in California.
Note: All views expressed in the recording are solely those of the presenter and attending participants, and not those of the BFE.