M.Sc., M.Ed., Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)
Kristen has been working in the Neurofeedback field for 4 years. She received her Masters of Neuroscience from Carleton University, as well as a Masters of Educational Counselling from the University of Ottawa. Kristen has received intensive training from professional experts in the field and continues to work closely with these mentors for case conceptualization and supervision. Kristen has keen interest in QEEG assessments and provides comprehensive reviews of individual data. She also administers intake assessments and assists in psychometric analysis. Kristen’s wide breadth of neurotherapy training allows her to tailor treatment programs to individuals based on their history and goals. Kristen has experience working with a variety of neurotherapeutic approaches including neuromodulation (e.g., High Performance Neurofeedback, Neurofield) and traditional neurofeedback (e.g, single channel training, z-score neurofeedback- LoRETA). She also facilitates biofeedback training sessions, including Heart Rate Variability (HRV) and Electromyography (EMG). Kristen is in the process of completing the requirements for certification with The Biofeedback Certification International Alliance. Kristen currently assists in training and mentorship at the Ottawa Neurofeedback and Psychotherapy Centre. Her services are covered under extended health care plans under the supervision of Dr. Presniak.