Gary Ames, Licensed Psychologist. Teacher, trainer, coach. Job campaign manager. Biofeedback and neurofeedback practitioner.
Gary Ames, M.A. (Psychology) San Francisco State University. M.B.A. (Training and Development)
Temple University. Gary has been a college teacher, trainer and coach
for 30 years. Currently a licensed psychologist specialized in
biofeedback and neurofeedback.
All Gary’s clients say they feel more calm and focused. Most say their sleep and mood have improved. He is most proud that nearly all his clients are able to reduce or eliminate their psychiatric medications.
His clients are both children and adults aged 3-72. Their most common issues are:
ADHD, anxiety, depression, insomnia, migraine. Also autism, alcohol/substance abuse, eating disorders, PTSD, anger, learning and processing difficulties. There
are also clients interested in optimal performance such as students,
meditators, artists, performers, professionals and executives.
Ames started learning and teaching biofeedback in the 1970s in San
Francisco. He taught psychology full time at Penn State and Delaware
County Community College and part time at several others colleges. After
earning his MBA in 1983 he also taught courses in business.
1984 he became an executive coach assisting individuals with their job
search. He worked closely with well over 1000 managers, professionals
and executives in all industries to help them attain a better job.
emphasized assessment and reaching down deep to recall and articulate
each client’s best work. The accomplishment material bred confidence and
the stories helped every aspect of the job campaign until they were
poised to succeed in a new position.
In 2001, Gary launched QuickJobSearch.com
to serve a national clientele. Innovative career services include new
ways to find an executive position. His writings on conducting a job
search are collected at GaryAmes.net.
returned to biofeedback and neurofeedback in 2003 with intensity. He
quickly absorbed the basics and nuances of advanced techniques. He
became certified in the most complex and sophisticated neurofeedback
methodology by completing The Technical Certification Course in
NeuroCARE Pro (Comprehensive Adaptive Renormalization of EEG): “The
Period 3 Approach To Central Nervous System Functional Transformation
Using Non-Linear, Dynamical Control Procedures.”
was an early adoptor of the Passive Infrared Hemoencephalography, a new
form of neurofeedback. He was impressed by the stunning clinical and
experimental results achieved in just the past few years by this
sub-group within the neurofeedback community. This method is effective
with migraines and improving executive cognitive functions.
In Gary’s office is a wide range of healing equipment.
NeuroCARE Pro. www.zengar.com
Brain Master Atlantis with Z-Score training and traditional neurofeedback.
PIR HEG Passive Infrared Hemoencephalography
LENS Low Energy Neurofeedback System (www.OchsLabs.com
Photonic Stimulator www.OchsLabs.com
Cranial Electrical Stimulators www.Alpha-Stim.com
Thermal Biofeedback. Hand warming.
Gary Ames is or has been an active member of the International Society of Neurofeedback and Research, and the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback
in their Neurofeedback Division. He earnes nearly all his professional
training at professional meetings on biofeedback and neurofeedback. Gary
is also a member of the Pennsylvania Society of Behavioral Medicine and Biofeedback.
Gary is also Executive Director of Behavior Analysis & Therapy, a psychological consulting firm in Bala Cynwyd. Our origin is in BHRS or wrap-around services and we are expanding from there.
Gary is available to give talks to conferences and support groups.
Gary Ames, AlertFocus.com
Licensed Psychologist Specializing in Neurofeedback
28 Rock Hill Road, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
610.668.3223 Phone <> Fax 610.668.0213