Can the way we breathe affect how we feel and perform? The Biofeedback Federation of Europe to Host Webinar with Peak Performance Expert Dr. Leah Lagos

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The Biofeedback Federation of Europe is pleased to host an upcoming webinar with Dr. Leah Lagos, who will discuss her new book “Heart Breath Mind” in which she describes how breathing can improve stress tolerance, resilience and the ability to perform at an optimal level.

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Dr. Leah Lagos

Stress is not in your head, it’s in your body.

In her upcoming book "HEART BREATH MIND: Train Your Heart to Conquer Stress and Achieve Success", internationally known expert in biofeedback, sport psychology and peak performance, Dr. Leah Lagos, shares techniques she uses with athletes, CEO’s and other clients who wish to perform at their highest level.

According to Dr. Lagos, “Stress is not in your head, it’s in your body.” Most people are familiar with the physical symptoms of stress. Dr. Lagos addresses those symptoms first by modifying the way we breathe. The science behind the 10-week program outlined in her book is the link between heart rate variability (HRV) and resilience. Dr. Lagos presents specific breathing techniques that teach readers to control their body’s physical response to stress while cognitive-behavioral exercises provide strategies to cope with negative emotions and prevent rumination. The result is improved stress tolerance, increased resilience and the ability to perform at an optimal level.

On July 29, 2020, the Biofeedback Federation of Europe will host a free webinar with Dr. Leah Lagos who will discuss her book and the methods she uses to rewire the body’s response to stress. We invite healthcare practitioners, sport psychologists, coaches and members of the public to attend the event. Space is limited.

Train Your Heart to Conquer Stress and Achieve Success
Presenter: Leah Lagos, Psy.D.
Date: July 29, 2020
Time: 11:45 am – 12:45 pm (EDT)
Click here to register.

HEART BREATH MIND: Train Your Heart to Conquer Stress and Achieve Success (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) is available August 11, 2020 in both hardcover and e-book formats.

About Leah Lagos, Psy.D.
Dr. Lagos is an internationally renowned health and performance psychologist specializing in heart rate variability (HRV) biofeedback. With nearly 15 years’ experience integrating the mind and body to reduce anxiety and boost resilience, Dr. Lagos is a recognized leader in peak performance training. In addition to consulting at the annual NFL scouting combine and providing onsite support on multiple PGA tours, she works with elite performers in sports, entertainment, medicine and business—from CEOs and hedge fund managers to Olympians, surgeons, and ballerinas. Above all, Dr. Lagos is a concerned, compassionate, and caring psychologist who combines biofeedback and psychological strategies to help clients achieve optimal performance in health and life. She lives and practices in New York City.

About the Biofeedback Federation of Europe
The Biofeedback Federation CIC is a community interest company based in the UK dedicated to increasing awareness about the benefits of biofeedback and providing education, training and certification to professionals. It is entirely supported by revenues generated in its online shop, through sponsorships and donations. For more information, visit the BFE Online Shop.

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