Stens Mentoring Services

Get the didactic mentoring hours you need with us

Our mission is to empower healthcare professionals worldwide by providing access to the best Biofeedback, Neurofeedback, & QEEG education and the best technology.

To support our mission we offer you direct access to BCIA & QEEG board certified and licensed professionals.

Together these clinicians have a cumulative of 60+ years practical field experience, are specialists in multiple areas, & fluent in today’s cutting edge technology.

Let our team of board certified mentors help you complete your certification requirements and educational needs.


TONY HUGHES, PHD, MFCC, BCB

TONY HUGHES, PHD, MFCC, BCB

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Specialized Area of Expertise

General Biofeedback, Heart Rate Variability

Equipment & Software expertise

Mind Media NeXus Systems & BioTrace+ software

About Tony

Dr. Hughes is the Director of the Stens Professional Biofeedback Certificate Program and is in private practice in Berkeley, CA. He is one of the most skilled and interesting lecturers in biofeedback and self-autonomic control today. Nationally known as a professional trainer in applied psychophysiology and biofeedback, he is widely regarded as one of the best teachers in the field.

He is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a certified Biofeedback Therapist, and a BCIA Senior Fellow. His seminars are geared to preparing students and professionals to use biofeedback, autogenic training and other techniques of self control for the treatment of a variety of stress-related and pain disorders. He also serves as a consultant to a number of hospitals and clinics.

Dr. Hughes has been consistently rated as the best by course attendees due to his commitment, breadth of knowledge and his ability to communicate difficult concepts that is understandable to all.


MARY L. TRACY, MA, PHD, MFT, BCN

MARY L. TRACY, MA, PHD, MFT, BCN

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Specialized Area of Expertise

General Neurofeedback, General QEEG, Heart Rate Variability

Equipment & Software experience

Mind Media NeXus Systems & BioTrace+ software

BrainMaster Systems & Software

Neuroguide, WinEEG

ABOUT Mary

Dr. Mary has 26 years of experience as a Clinical Psychotherapist in private practice in Davis, CA. She is BCIA certified in Neurofeedback and is also a certified mentor. Her approach is to treat the whole person, with special regard to differential diagnosis: "I want to make sure that all aspects of a patient's presenting problems are accounted for. This includes psychological and emotional considerations, lifestyle choices, medical history, stress levels, sleep quality and most importantly, brain function."

Dr. Mary is registered with the State of California as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (Lic No. MFC25900). She is also a Clinical Member of the following professional organizations which (1) Engender and promote standards of professional excellence as described in each organization's Code of Conduct, Ethics and Standards of Practice; (2) Control and exercise authority in the training requirements and appointment of such persons in Neurotherapy; and (3) Provide a forum for continuing education and skills appropriate to the requirements of professional Neurotherapy practitioners: Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback (AAPB),  International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR)


HEATHER INGRAM, PSYD, BCB

HEATHER INGRAM, PSYD, BCB

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Specialized Area of Expertise

General Biofeedback, General Neurofeedback

Equipment & Software experience

Mind Media NeXus Systems & BioTrace+ software

About heather

Dr. Heather Ingram, originally from Chicago, obtained her doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Argosy University in Schaumburg, Illinois. At Argosy, Dr. Ingram obtained a specialization in child and family interventions.

Throughout her training, Dr. Ingram worked in a variety of settings around Chicago including Elgin Mental Health Center on the Unfit to Stand Trial Unit, Bridge View-Challenger Therapeutic Day School, Women In Need Growing Stronger domestic violence shelter, and Gateway Foundation residential substance abuse treatment center. During her work in Boston, Dr. Ingram worked at Walden Behavioral Care eating disorder clinic, where she worked in inpatient, residential, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient levels of care.

Dr. Ingram has training and experience working with a range of mental health concerns including eating disorders, trauma, depression, anxiety, mood disorders, substance abuse, and domestic violence.

In 2013, Dr. Ingram moved to Texas to continue working with clients affected by mental illness and their families by founding InMindOut Emotional Wellness Center. In 2017, Dr. Ingram founded Orion Mental Health Services, Inc., a nonprofit organization designed to offer reduced cost neurofeedback services to clients in need.

Currently Dr. Ingram is a psychologist and biofeedback practitioner at InMindOut and adjunct professor at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio. She is also board certified in Biofeedback and teaches a Biofeedback certification course annually in Chicago and Texas. Dr. Ingram joined the Stens team in 2018 as an additional Biofeedback instructor.