Health knowledge made personal

Dr. Karen S. Doctor of Philosophy

San Francisco, California
Greetings! I am a clinical neuropsychologist by training, which means that I am trained to work... Full Bio
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Infrared Light Stimulation - Can It Help Dementia? by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The answer is "we don't know".But the Quietmind Foundation is trying to find out.They are currently looking for participants for their clinical trial looking at whether ... Read on »
Infrared Light Stimulation – Can It Help Dementia? by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The answer is “we don’t know”. But the Quietmind Foundation is trying to find out. They are currently looking for participants for their clinical trial looking at ... Read on »
Have Chronic Pain?: Student Researcher Needs Your Help! by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Daniel Gingras is a graduate student working with Dr. Paul Wong who is doing a follow-up study to his thesis on meaning and quality of life for living with chronic pain. ... Read on »
Have Chronic Pain?: Student Researcher Needs Your Help! by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Daniel Gingras is a graduate student working with Dr. Paul Wong who is doing a follow-up study to his thesis on meaning and quality of life for living with chronic pain ... Read on »
Neurofeedback and Chemo Brain Fog by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Catherine Boyer, a neurofeedback practitioner in New York City recently posted this article on her own blog New York Neurofeedback : Neurofeedback and Chemo Brain Fog . ... Read on »
Neurofeedback and Chemo Brain Fog by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Catherine Boyer, a neurofeedback practitioner in New York City recently posted this article on her own blog New York Neurofeedback : Neurofeedback and Chemo Brain Fog . ... Read on »
Neurofeedback and Sleep by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I just saw this video on neurofeedback and sleep created by another neurofeedback provider that uses the same system I do and had to share it!The Sleep Recovery Center s f ... Read on »
Neurofeedback and Sleep by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I just saw this video on neurofeedback and sleep created by another neurofeedback provider that uses the same system I do and had to share it! The Sleep Recovery Center s ... Read on »
Just For Fun: Design Using Your Brain Waves by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health It’s been a while since my last post, but I wanted to quickly share this …interesting? innovative?…”je ne sais quoi” article on two European designers who used their brain ... Read on »
Just For Fun: Design Using Your Brain Waves by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health It's been a while since my last post, but I wanted to quickly share this ...interesting? innovative?..."je ne sais quoi" article on two European designers who used their bra ... Read on »
Rogue Waves: The Ocean of the Brain by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I originally published this article back in 2007, but I came across a great blog post from The Squiggle Sense that  further talks about how rogue waves occur and their co ... Read on »
Rogue Waves: The Ocean of the Brain by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I originally published this article back in 2007, but I came across a great blog post from The Squiggle Sense that further talks about how rogue waves occur and their connect ... Read on »
Seizures and Neurofeedback: A Consumer Speaks Up by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health If you are a regular reader of my blog, you may remember a post from Bernard Ertl, the creator and moderator of the Coping with Epilepsy website and forum: Stacy’s Story . ... Read on »
Seizures and Neurofeedback: A Consumer Speaks Up by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health If you are a regular reader of my blog, you may remember a post from Bernard Ertl, the creator and moderator of the Coping with Epilepsy website and forum: Stacy's Story. Wel ... Read on »
Just for Fun: Turn Your Brain to Mush by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I had to share this!I saw it on another blog — This Old Brain — and knew it was my responsibility to share with you some excellent strategies for Turning Your Brain int ... Read on »
Just for Fun: Turn Your Brain to Mush by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I had to share this! I saw it another blog -- This Old Brain -- and knew it was my responsibility to share with you some excellent strategies for Turning Your Brain into Mush ... Read on »
Opening Space for Change by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health This is an especially interesting question when we are using the non-directive, nonlinear, types of neurofeedback – where we aren’t driving the change and aren’t even sur ... Read on »
Opening Space for Change by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health What can we do to enhance the possibility of creating change through the use of neurofeedback? This is an especially interesting question when we are using the non-directive, ... Read on »
The Universe and the Brain: Are They So Very Different? by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Someone on one of my neurofeedback forums shared this beautiful not-quite-6-minute video of the universe from large to small: Tour Through Reality .The best bit for those ... Read on »
The Universe and the Brain: Are They So Very Different? by Dr. Karen S. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Someone on one of my neurofeedback forums shared this beautiful not-quite-6-minute video of the universe from large to small: Tour Through Reality . The best bit for thos ... Read on »