Jeff Tarant, Ph.D., BCN
Jeff Tarrant, Ph.D., BCN is the founder and Director of the NeuroMeditation Institute in Eugene, OR. He is a licensed psychologist and is board certified in neurofeedback. Dr. Tarrant is also the Chief Science Officer for Healium, XR, creating biometrically controlled virtual and augmented reality experiences. In addition, Dr. Tarrant is a Scientific Advisor to both Divergence Neuro and Neuphony, creators of cloud-based neurofeedback software and wireless EEG headsets.
Dr. Tarrant specializes in teaching, clinical applications, and research combining technology- based interventions with meditative states for improved mental health. His research focuses on exploring brainwave changes that occur as a result of contemplative practices, technological interventions, and non-ordinary states of consciousness. Dr. Tarrant is the author of the book, “Meditation Interventions to Rewire the Brain.”
In addition to his clinical background, Dr. Tarrant has also trained extensively in a variety of spiritual and meditative practices, including Zen, Vipassana, Taoism/Qigong, Arhatic Yoga, and Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR). Most recently, Dr. Tarrant has begun offering preparation and integration support for those working with psychedelic therapies. This work includes using neurofeedback-based approaches to assist in the process.
Dr. Tarrant is currently offering these services for Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy in association with Dr. Christopher Leesman at Corvallis Family Medicine. Dr. Tarrant also offers psychedelic integration and harm reduction services in conjunction with the Looking Glass Peyote Church of Oregon.