In consultation, it is common for families to approach the Psychologist from curiosity with interest in finding positive results. The application of this technique is performed and always supervised by a professional therapist, is safe and non-invasive.
The intervention with neurofeedback starts from an exhaustive evaluation in which the symptomatology and the main objectives to be reached are determined. The particular procedure or protocol evolves as the patient achieves the proposed goals.
In cases of ASD, it is usual for the first sessions to provide some interesting improvements, especially at the behavioral level. Patients are usually more relaxed and react to unexpected changes with a more affable and calm attitude. They are less irritable. Occasionally, tics or ecolalias may descend. There is also an improvement in language, visual contact and communication. Later, in a more advanced phase, emotional or affectionate expressions are usually manifested. Some changes very grateful for the parents since some of the patients also manage to communicate verbally, keep the look or give hugs …
In addition, to develop the best program possible, based on a comfortable experience. It is very important for our professionals that programs or treatments incorporate the interests of the child or patient, their tastes, customs and preferences. Since the more comfortable the patient is with a treatment, the easier it will be to follow, both for the patient and his family environment.