Neurofeedback contraindications

Neurofeedback training has no contraindications. However it is not recommended for persons:

  • With severe psychiatric symptoms. Complaints should first be stabilized before any of Neurofeedback training can be started and this work should take place under the supervision of a mental health professional.
  • People unable to understand the general working principles and goals of Neurofeedback training i.e. extreme behavioral problems, low IQ and some children under 5 years.
  • People who experience Neurofeedback training as unpleasant or frightening experience.