Shelton, CT Neurofeedback & Biofeedback Treatment

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We serve Shelton patients from our Ridgefield and Newtown offices. For clients that live a distance from our Ridgefield or Newtown, CT offices, we offer intensive programming to support your needs. Neurofeedback and biofeedback therapies are a few of the treatments Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge offers at our Shelton office. These are non-medicated, safe alternatives.  We treat adolescents, teens, adults, children, and families with the best quality care as possible.*

At our Shelton office, we can treat a variety of conditions such as ADD/ADHD, Anxiety, Chronic Pain, Lyme, PANS/PANDAS, Migraines and much more.*

Our practitioners in Shelton are professionally trained and provide the best quality service to our patients. Expert treatment and professional care is an important priority to us. All of our QEEG data will be interpreted by Dr. Roseann herself. We want to help those living in Shelton, and we are dedicated to being your partner in health.

Our Offices Serving Shelton

Ridgefield
898 Ethan Allen Hwy
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 408-9555

Newtown
19 Church Hill Rd,
Newtown, CT 06470
(203) 408-9555

Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge cares for patients in both the Ridgefield and Newtown offices.  For clients that live a distance from our Ridgefield or Newtown, CT offices, we offer intensive programming to support your needs.

What is Neurofeedback?

Neurofeedback is an alternative therapy to medicine. It’s the studying of information (feedback) of brainwaves (neuro) while trying to reinforce change.* Typically, the brain will self-regulate to calm the nervous system helping to prevent certain symptoms. Without this ability, we are more prone to depression, anxiety or even physical symptoms.

What is Biofeedback?

Biofeedback involves helping patients learn to control functions like breath, heart rate or skin temperature. Throughout the process, patients are connected to electrical sensors that are able the measure information (feedback) about the body (bio). From this research, patients will learn to control small changes like reducing stress or relaxing muscles. By having control over your body, you’ll be able to live a healthier lifestyle.*

What is QEEG?

Quantitative electroencephalogram otherwise known as QEEG is a type of brain map that deals with measuring the electrical patterns of the scalp to look at cortical activity. They are a computer analysis of an EEG, and this EEG will be compared to a reference database of another individual’s standard set.  Some of the signs correlate with the specific patterns that are measured such as depression, anxiety, and much more. QEEG’s can be used for is treatment progress and planning.*

Why Dr. Roseann for Neuro & Biofeedback?

At the Shelton office of Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge, Ed.D., LPC, BCN, many issues are solved with non-medication therapies. Our clients in Shelton will be taken care of in a non-judgemental environment to help them relieve stress and to encourage wellness for them. We work with a variety of clients such as adults, adolescents, children, families, and teens.*

Dr. Roseann is a high quality practitioner with over 20 years of experience. Our clients in Shelton can count on her because she cares for her patients and interprets the QEEG data herself instead of outsourcing for more accurate test studies. A personalized Neurofeedback and Advanced Bio-Regulation treatment can be made for our Shelton patients.*

Anna T

My husband and I have two special needs children and are very involved in their education. We only use the best providers and Dr. Roseann is simply the best. From evaluations to neurofeedback to parent coaching, she has been there for my family. She is so knowledgeable and experienced in so many areas and we know that we can always run anything by her.  One of our children has Autism and PANS with significant communication and behavioral issues and Dr. Roseann and her staff have always given us the most loving care and work to support his sensory needs. I can’t recommend Dr. Roseann and Associates more highly.

Anna T

Marcy B

Dr. Roseann literally saved my daughter’s life. Through testing, her team identified that she had Dyslexia and get her the right supports at school. The care that she and we received from the staff and her therapist over the years has been a lifeline.

Marcy B

James F

The 360 Reboot program turned my daughter’s life around. She had been plagued with anxiety her whole life and never responded to regular talk therapy. With intensive neurofeedback, biofeedback, psychotherapy, and parent coaching, she was able to break the anxiety cycle. She is a happy young adult and we couldn’t be prouder of her and more grateful for the staff at Dr. Roseann and Associates.

James F

Nancy L

As an educator myself, I had seen several of my students make positive and often dramatic changes after going to Dr. Roseann’s center. When my son started having problems at school paying attention, I knew that my husband and I wanted Dr. Roseann’s experienced care. She was spot on in diagnosing the issues with the brain map and walked us through the step by step process of what we needed to do. Our son and family have benefited so much from the center’s help. He never needed medication and with neurofeedback and dietary changes, he became the best person he could be. It has been several years and my son is now thriving in college.

Nancy L

Jennifer B

As a therapist myself, I knew that Dr. Roseann is one of the top mental health experts on PANS/PANDAS and Lyme Disease. So when I became sick, she was the first person I called for help. She was able to connect me with the right Lyme medical experts so I could get treatment. I was very lucky that the biofeedback and BRT at the center started helping my headaches and anxiety immediately. I am about 90 percent better and I wouldn’t be feeling so great if it weren't for Dr. Roseann.

Jennifer B

Courtney J

After my son with ADHD and anxiety had terrible reactions to medications, we went to Dr. Roseann on the recommendation of our pediatrician. She helped us to understand why his brain and body was reacting to medication and why he was experiencing anxiety, focus, and impulse control issues. After 10 years of many therapists and psychiatrists, we finally saw some major change in on our son with neurofeedback, BRT, and counseling. His therapist helped him and us improve his executive functioning and alertness. It was scary to see him suffer so much on ADHS medications and I am so glad he is happy and our home life isn’t so stressful.

Courtney J

Kim K

As a family highly impacted by the 12-14 tragedy in Sandy Hook, Dr. Roseann and staff has given us help over the years. From learning how to use EFT/Tapping to manage our anxiety to neurofeedback, everyone in our family has been helped. We learned so much about how trauma impacts the brain and the neuroscience part of stress, anxiety, and trauma. When confronted with such stress, you can’t imagine things will get better, but they did with their help.

Kim K

Lauren L

As a physician, I knew exactly where to take my son for the best possible mental health care. My son was so anxious from an undiagnosed learning disability and a poor school program. Dr. Roseann evaluated my son and gave us recommendations that were so specific, we could after many years of pushing and prodding the school, finally get him the right program at school. Her center was able to provide all the therapies he needed to improve his cognitive processing speed and reduce anxiety with the highest level of clinical care.

Lauren L

Michael B

Our adult daughter had treatment resistant depression and was suffering when we came to Dr. Roseann’s center. Even though other therapists had turned us away, her team supported our daughter in a way that we had never experienced. With intensive counseling and neurofeedback, she was able to not be anxious for the first time in her life and her depression stopped.

Michael B

Victoria T

Our time with Dr. Roseann and her staff during our 360 Reboot intensive therapies program was special. Our little guy gained so many skills in a short time and we received so much education about his needs and what we needed to do along the developmental spectrum to keep him growing in the right direction. We wish we had found her center sooner!

Victoria T

Michael S

Dr. Roseann treated my ADHD when I was a teenager after my parents tried medications for years on me. I hated every minute of those medications and I felt so irritated all the time. After about 18 sessions, it was like my brain shifted and I woke up from a fog. It has been 6 years since I finished neurofeedback and my attention is awesome!

Michael S

Barbara B

You have accomplished wonders for my grandson. He is now the child he was always meant to be. Your program was the best investment in his life. I worked with so many young college students who struggled with ADHD and I did not want to see that happen to him. I am so happy that he has been able to benefit from the program. I tell everyone with a child who has attention issues that your program works wonders.

Barbara B

Common Neurofeedback & Biofeedback Questions:

How Does Neurofeedback Work?

Neurofeedback involves helping a person learn how to modify their own brainwave activity. Through the use of computers, we monitor brain functioning and show that live feedback to the client. We train them to promote or reduce different brain wave frequencies, then we reward the brain for changing its own activity to produce more appropriate patterns. Through this reinforcement, new electrical activity is actually produced in the brain, and the brainwave activity is “shaped” toward a more desirable, more regulated performance. These changes result in symptom reduction, as the brain learns to self-regulate.*

What Does the Neurofeedback Process Involve?

The first step involves conducting a QEEG Brain Map; this is a procedure where EEG activity is recorded and statistically analyzed. You then meet with Dr. Roseann to review your brain map and make a treatment plan. After a protocol has been designed, you can immediately begin your Neurofeedback sessions.  The number of sessions required vary based on each individual, but range from 20 to 100 or more sessions.*  Most individuals from Shelton come in two times per week. A session involves placement of sensors on the scalp and ears while getting brainwave reinforcement as you watch a movie.

How Do I Get Started with Neuro/BioFeedback?

If you live in Shelton, simply call the office to schedule your QEEG Brain Map. We also regularly offer free Neurofeedback information sessions – Click Here – for more information.

How Do You Know Which Therapy I Need?

After a QEEG, Dr. Roseann will sit down with you and review your results and make treatment recommendations. Based on your QEEG results and clinical intake, she will determine what therapy or therapies is/are best. We proudly serve Shelton residents with these alternative therapies.

How Do You Monitor Progress?

We monitor progress in three ways :

  • Through QEEGs at regular intervals to objectively look at brain functioning.
  • Through data collection at every Neurofeedback session.
  • Through regular customized symptom checklist progress monitoring.

Is the Therapy Supported by Research?

Neurofeedback is a safe, drug-free treatment alternative for many conditions affecting children and adults. There have been thousands of research studies supporting its efficacy during the past 40 plus years. In 2013, The American Academy of Pediatrics gave it a Level 1 effectiveness rating in the treatment of ADHD, which is the same effectiveness as medication.*

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Shelton’s Trusted Experts for Biofeedback & Neurofeedback

Neurofeedback, Biofeedback, and Advanced Bio-Regulation Therapy are a few types of therapies that we provide at our Shelton office. Hypnosis, EFT/Tapping, etc are also available.  Dr. Roseann provides Neuro and Biofeedback treatments to our Shelton clients. Our priority is providing the best quality experience and treatments to our clients.*

*The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment vary by patient and condition. Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge & Associates does not guarantee certain results.