THE POLLS ARE OPEN FOR THE 2016 BOARD ELECTION!

BSF full members whose 2016 dues are current may VOTE IN BOARD ELECTION.

If you have not renewed for this year, please RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP ONLINE in order to vote.

You may review the candidate statements before casting your votes. Your participation is important to BSF - PLEASE VOTE!



UPCOMING BCIA WEBINARS

July 28 - 2:00 EDT: Treating Chronic Pain with NF: Research & Clinical Implications

Presented by
Ed Jacobs, PhD, BCN

This webinar will explore the role of the CNS in chronic pain and discuss the evidence for effective NF pain treatment. Visit the BCIA website to learn more and register.



CE WEBINARS NOW
AVAILABLE FROM AAPB


AAPB is bringing educational seminars to you - literally. Virtual education webinars are now available for purchase online. These webinars offer CE credits and the opportunity to gain cutting-edge knowledge from the comfort of your home or office. The credits you receive are approved by APA and satisfy the BCIA recertification requirements. Additionally, these credits may be used to maintain your license - a great value!

Visit the AAPB Store to learn more and purchase one today!


Join your colleagues July 23 - 24 in Orlando
for BSF's 12 CE credit brain injury conference

BSF will hold its summer meeting July 23 - 24 2016 at The Florida Hotel & Conference Center in Orlando. The program will feature brain injury, post-concussion, and PTSD experts, Leah Lagos, PsyD and George Rozelle, PhD presenting on their innovative work with post-concussion syndrome and repetitive brain trauma, with emphasis on clinically applicable methods for the practitioner.


REGISTER NOW


Post-concussion Syndrome,Traumatic Brain Injury, and PTSD:
Psychophysiological methods for assessment and treatment


Heart rate variability biofeedback for Post-concussion Syndrome
Presented by
Leah Lagos, PsyD, BCB
Clinical and Sports Psychologist
Private Practice
Manhattan, New York

Treating repetitive brain trauma: From the NFL to youth sports
Presented by
George Rozelle, PhD, BCN, QEEGD
Executive Director
Mind Spa Integrative Wellness Center
Sarasota, Florida

The conference will be held July 23 - 24, 2016 at The The Florida Hotel & Conference Center in Orlando, Florida. The hotel is offering a special discounted room rate for BSF conference participants of $99/night (plus taxes and fees) for registrations made by July 8, 2016.

Workshop Descriptions

Heart rate variability biofeedback for Post-concussion Syndrome: This one-day workshop is for health professionals and researchers who want to learn a theoretical rationale and clinical protocol for implementing Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Biofeedback (BFB) as a treatment for Post-Concussion Syndrome (PCS). The hands on, guided tutorial, will teach clinically useful skills for restoring autonomic imbalance, reducing PCS symptoms, and engaging the body’s natural healing processes for recovery from concussion.

Treating repetitive brain trauma; From the NFL to youth sports: This is an intermediate level course that will enable participants to explain and apply the current science surrounding TBI and CTE for biofeedback practice assessment and treatment planning. Dr. Rozelle will discuss the components of a comprehensive approach for treating traumatic brain injury and its use in clinical and research settings. Attendees will also learn to identify the neuromechanisms of PTSD with particular emphasis on understanding its impact on combat veterans.

About the Presenters

Leah Lagos, PsyD, BCB, is a clinical and sport psychologist and BCIA Board Certified biofeedback provider in Manhattan, New York. She earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Rutgers University and has served as a sports consultant and consulting psychological expert for Olympians, professional athletes, and the media. [read more about Dr. Lagos]

George Rozelle, PhD, BCN, QEEGD, is the Director of MindSpa Integrative Wellness Center in Sarasota, Florida and has been a popular speaker on various brain injury topics at AABP, ISNR, and BSF. His research interests include neurofeedback treatment for traumatic brain injury in NFL players and in RESET Therapy treatment of veterans with PTSD. [read more about Dr. Rozelle]

12 APA Approved CE Credits: This program is co-sponsored by the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback (AAPB). When attended in its entirety, the program is available for 12 continuing education credits. AAPB is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AAPB maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Here is the WORKSHOP BROCHURE with everything you need to know about the meeting.

For at-a-glance, detailed information about the program, directions to the Florida Hotel, and to register, visit our CONFERENCE INFORMATION PAGE.



Now is a great time to join BSF or renew your membership!
Support BSF and enjoy the benefits of professional affiliation


BSF membership renews annually and remains a great value at only $30. Your member benefits include:
  • Significant discounts on tuition at world class, APA approved CE conferences held twice a year
  • A subscription to Florida Biofeedback, BSF’s periodic news publication
  • Inclusion in the BSF Searchable Find A Provider Directory
  • Patient/client referrals
  • Networking with other professionals
  • Access to clinical, practice, and technical information through BSF’s member information service
Become involved as a valued member of the diverse professional fraternity of health care providers and academicians that is BSF. Please join or renew today!

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