ADHD Treatment in Dubai

ADHD Treatment in Dubai: Neurofeedback Therapy and Why It Works

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a behavioral disorder and a neurodevelopmental disability. Persons with ADHD exhibit inattentive and/or hyperactive-impulsive behaviors that are inappropriate for their developmental level.

In other words, while children — especially young children — are often inattentive, hyperactive, and impulsive, a child with ADHD is often noticeably more so. Their inattention and hyperactivity-impulsiveness are beyond the level of their peers. In children with ADHD, moreover, hyperactive-impulsive behaviors are often disruptive; children with ADHD often act in a way that disturbs their classmates, teachers, and other people.

ADHD can impair an individual’s quality of life and functions. It makes focusing on everyday things very challenging. Persons afflicted with ADHD typically have trouble staying organized, making realistic plans, thinking about the consequences of their actions, and/or controlling their fidgety nature. They may also have a hard time adapting to changing situations and sometimes react in extreme ways.

Traditionally, ADHD treatment in Dubai often took the form of medication and some form of parental training or therapy. Understandably, however, parents could be reluctant to give their children ADHD medication. UAE parents are not an exception when it comes to desiring safer methods of ADHD treatment for their children.

This is especially applicable to parents of younger children. Medication for ADHD in toddlers’ treatment is not something any parent would want. It is also not an approach that any ADHD specialist in Dubai or elsewhere, would encourage.

The great news, however, is that you now have the option to choose a non-invasive and safe method for managing hyperactivity-impulsiveness and inattention symptoms: neurofeedback therapy for ADHD.


Did You Know?

11% Of children have been diagnosed with ADHD
50% Rise in ADHD among children
4:1 ADHD is more common in boys than girls

Common Symptoms

  • Difficulty controlling outbursts
  • Hyperactivity and impulsiveness
  • Restlessness and frequent mood swings
  • Difficulty completing tasks
  • Being easily distracted

ADHD Treatment in Dubai: What It Looks Like

ADHD neurofeedback therapy is a simple, non-invasive, and painless procedure. We use electroencephalography or EEG to monitor brainwaves and give you and your brain instantaneous feedback about your brain activity.

During a neurofeedback ADHD treatment session, all you need to do is sit comfortably in a chair to watch your favorite movie. While you are watching the film, we will listen to your brain activity through sensors placed on your head. Every time your brain does something right — i.e., displays a desirable brainwave pattern, say, one that indicates great focus — you will get a better picture and sound from the television.

Over time, through repetition in multiple neurofeedback therapy sessions, your brain learns what it needs to do to focus on the task at hand without being distracted. By the end of the customized brain training program for ADHD treatment, our Dubai clients report that they have found it easier to focus, manage their time, and perform well, whether in school, at home, or at work.



Neurofeedback therapy can help alleviate the symptoms of ADHD and ensure that your child will become better adjusted and can function well regardless of his condition. Learn more about how neurofeedback therapy can help control hyperactivity and inattention problems by booking a free 15-minute consultation with our neurofeedback Dubai clinic.


Evolve has helped my son a lot! I can see the improvements in my son. He sleeps well, his anxiety is not like before, his has decreased, and his focus has also improved a lot. I really recommend this. Thank you so much Evolve.

Diba Zwager

As an Air Traffic Controller, my job requires the highest levels of concentration, presence of mind & split second decision making ability. Over a period of time, the stress started affecting my job performance. After my sessions, my distractability has reduced hugely! I’m so much more accurate at work and better able to cope with stress at work.

Abdulaziz Al Balooshi
Air Traffic Controller

How It Works

Initial consultation
We will discuss your specific needs and goals during consultation.
Neuropsychosocial assessment
We will do an in-depth assessment to understand your brain’s current strengths and weaknesses
Personalized training plan
Get a customized plan tailored to your specific needs.
Neurofeedback training
We begin your neurofeedback training sessions to help sharpen your brain.
Final assessment
We will repeat the neuropsychosocial assessment to track your progress.

Learn more about Neurofeedback

Sitaram R. et al. (2017).

Closed-loop brain training: the science of neurofeedback.Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 18, 86–100.

Wigton N. & Krigbaum G. (2015).

A Review of qEEG-Guided Neurofeedback. NeuroRegulation, 2(3), 149-155.

Ros T. et al. (2014).

Tuning pathological brain oscillations with neurofeedback: A systems neuroscience framework. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8(December), Article 1008.

Ghaziri J. et al. (2013).

Neurofeedback training induces changes in white and gray matter. Clinical EEG and Neuroscience, 44(August 2016), 265–72.

Coenan A. et al. (2009).

Efficiency of Neurofeedback Treatment in ADHD: the Effects on inattention, Impulsivity and Hyperactivity: a Meta-Analysis.Journal of Clinical EEG & Neuroscience, 40(3), 180-189.

Frequently asked questions

How much do neurofeedback sessions cost?
You can find our complete price list here - Price List
Will insurance cover neurofeedback?
Here at Evolve Brain Training we do not process insurance claims. We can provide a statement for you to submit to your insurance company.
How many sessions will I need?

Since neurofeedback involves learning and every person is unique, the type, order and pace of change differs from person to person. You will start experiencing benefits within the first few sessions. But for these effects to last, we recommend a full package of 20 sessions. However, some may require more than 20 sessions. 

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