Learn more about our professional team at Austin Biofeedback and EEG Neurofeedback Center.
Our success is built on our adherence to a highly effective team approach for both individual and group therapy.
Lynda Kirk, MA, LPC, BCIA-EEG Neurofeedback Senior Fellow, BCIA-Biofeedback Senior Fellow, QEEG-Diplomate
Lynda is our Founder (1981) and Clinical Director. She’s an international authority on the clinical applications of EEG neurofeedback, peripheral biofeedback and psychophysiology. Honored by her professional peers, Lynda was elected President of both the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback (AAPB) and the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR), the two major international professional and research organizations in her field. She is also a former President of the Biofeedback Society of Texas.
Lynda is an accomplished licensed psychotherapist, and is a Senior Fellow of the Biofeedback Certification Institute of America (BCIA), holding professional certifications in the fields of clinical neurofeedback, biofeedback and psychophysiology. She is a member of a select group of health care professionals nationally who have received diplomate certification in the field of quantitative electroencephalography (QEEG), often called “brain mapping”.
In addition to being a pioneer in the development and integration of the clinical applications of these dynamic technologies, Lynda is also an expert in practice ethics, having served on the ethics committees of her state and national biofeedback associations. She helped develop the professional EEG certification guidelines for the BCIA. In 2001, she was heavily involved in helping pass Texas House Bill 1676, the first state law in the U.S. mandating insurance coverage of EEG neurofeedback for brain injury victims.
Lynda is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Texas and has been recognized for her achievements by Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who's Who in America, and Who's Who in the World. In 1985 she was selected Notable Woman of Texas. She has served as President of the Biofeedback Society of Texas and was the first woman to be elected president of the South Austin Civic Association. She is a former Peace Corps volunteer (West Africa).
In addition to her focus on clinical applications for a broad range of physical, emotional and developmental conditions, Lynda is also an expert in the performance enhancement applications of EEG neurotherapy and biofeedback. Over the past thirty-five years, Lynda and her team have successfully trained professional and Olympic athletes, Grammy award winning musicians, visual artists, actors, dancers, as well as performance conscious individuals from all walks of life.
Lynda has presented hundreds of seminars for corporations and organizations such as IBM, Apple, Lockheed, Texas Medical Association, Hospital Corporation of America, the State Bar of Texas, and many others. She has presented at conferences and symposia both nationally and internationally. Lynda continues to dedicate her life to sharing her extensive knowledge and experience in mind-body self-regulation with colleagues and clients around the world in order to empower people to attain optimal health and performance.
Jennifer Schriever, MA, LPC, NCC, BCIA Board-Certified Neurofeedback, BCIA Board-Certified Biofeedback,NBCC National Certified Counselor
Jennifer has been an important member of the Austin Biofeedback and Neurofeedback Center professional team for twenty-five years. She’s a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, where she majored in Psychology with a focus in Neuroscience, and minored in Biology. She earned a Master’s Degree in Counseling at St. Edwards University, where she was honored to be the recipient of a prestigious Presidential Fellowship.
Her clinical expertise includes the use of multi-modal biofeedback, neurofeedback therapy, and psychotherapy in the treatment of anxiety, depression, and other mood disorders, migraine and chronic pain issues, learning and attention disorders, PTSD and developmental trauma, and the use of integrative therapies for peak performance in the performing arts and athletics. She is equally effective and in demand for helping children, adolescents, and adults in these areas and more.
In addition to her expertise and experience in the clinical applications of both EEG neurofeedback and biofeedback, Jennifer is also a qualified and compassionate psychotherapist. Her extensive background in both neurobiology and psychology along with the ability to integrate her knowledge in both areas (for mind-body applications) is an additional asset for those seeking a qualified clinician.
Jennifer has helped to develop and present workshops on "Integrative Therapies" for local professional organizations as well as the Biofeedback Foundation of Europe. In addition, Jennifer developed the Austin Biofeedback Center’s Positive Pregnancies Program, an integrative peak-performance program for expecting mothers.
Sandy Wood, MA, LPC
Sandy has been a valued member of the clinical team at Austin Biofeedback and EEG Neurofeedback Center since 2006. She’s a licensed professional counselor specializing in Psychophysiology. Sandy holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling from St. Edwards University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology with a focus in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Texas at Austin. Sandy is a competitive golfer and active children’s mentor for the First Tee and USGA Girls Golf Programs.
Sandy’s clinical interests include all aspects of peripheral biofeedback as well as EEG Neurofeedback and neurotherapies including HPN (High Performance Neurofeedback), NeuroField, tACS, tDCS, and pRoshi. Sandy is also BCIA-board certified in Neurofeedback Therapy.
Heather is our Office Administrator and is the helpful, cheerful point of contact that you will have with the Austin Biofeedback and EEG Neurotherapy Center. She brings many years of customer service and office experience to our clinic. Heather has mentioned that she immediately felt at home when she joined our team, and she has quickly become an important member of the Austin Biofeedback Center family.
Heather's passion for holistic healing and interest in nutrition has led to years of self-study and personal growth that she lives by every day. It is this passion that drove her to plant new roots here as it integrates well with the services we provide. In her free time, Heather enjoys spending time with her family outdoors hiking and kayaking. When she is not outside, she loves cooking healthy meals and searching for new recipes to try.