Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback
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Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback,
n.pr an organization founded in 1969 to promote development of biofeedback and applied psychophysiology. It encourages expansion of educational and clinical applications of biofeedback and applied psychophysiology; promotes scientific research; works to integrate biofeedback and other types of self-regulatory methods; encourages higher level of standards associated with professional education, practice, and ethics; fosters educational opportunities for members; and increases knowledge of biofeedback to the public. Members represent a variety of fields, including medicine, psychology, social work, nursing, physical therapy, counseling, and education. The group was initially formed as the Biofeedback Research Society. Also called