06/23/2011 07:52 am ET | Updated Aug 23, 2011

Controversial Treatment 'Reboots' PTSD Sufferers' Brains

While numerous treatments exist for post traumatic stress disorder, a cure remains elusive. But neurofeedback has proven to be especially effective -- it just hasn't been approved yet. Practitioners believe that the brain is, essentially, rewiring itself during the treatment, detecting defects in its activity and fixing them to perform more optimally.

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