For this assignment you will explore the relationship between neuroscience and behavior by looking at biofeedback and neurobiofeedback, or EEG biofeedback.

Address the following points in your paper:

  • Define and explain biofeedback in your own words. 
    • Distinguish between biofeedback and neurofeedback, or EEG biofeedback.
    • Describe who uses biofeedback and EEG biofeedback and why (detail at least two professions and purposes).
  • Explain how an understanding of the nervous system can help us find ways to alleviate disease and pain.
  • Identify the pros and cons of biofeedback-based interventions (highlight areas related to research, studies, theories, practice).
  • Identify ethical considerations related to biofeedback-based interventions.
  • Discuss your point of view with regard to biofeedback-based interventions, such as EEG biofeedback.
    • Have you had any experiences using EEG biofeedback?
    • Can you think of a situation in your life or work where you might consider using EEG biofeedback?
    • Would you recommend biofeedback-based interventions as a useful tool?  Why or why not?

Incorporate a minimum of two scholarly sources in your writing.  

Use APA format to style your paper and cite and reference your two sources.

Your paper should be 2-4 pages long, in addition to a title page and a reference page.

Refer to the rubric for more information on how your assignment will be graded.

Due: Sunday, 11:59 p.m. (Pacific time)

Points: 100