From the June 1976 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Do-It-Yourself Programs

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Self-regulation training, which involves the use of relaxation therapy, biofeedback instrumentation, and meditation, is employed as an adjunct to treatment in the Alcoholism Program and Education Center at Loretto Hospital, Chicago.

One of the methods used to induce a state of relaxation in the patient employs use of the electroencephalograph (EEG), an instrument that traces...

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