At Neuroperforma, the human is the source of every decision and every initiative. Our team of experts whose professional qualities are inseparable from personal qualities, do everything in their power to help you, day after day! They are the guarantors of the values that made our reputation. They are waiting for you!
President and founder
Rock Therrien, eng. distinguished himself throughout his career by his tenacity, ingenuity and passion for success. His achievements and involvement have earned him the Cana Grand Prize for Technological Innovation, a second place in Quebec Entrepreneurship Contest as well as being nominated for Young Business Personality of Quebec.
Just after completing his bachelor degree in engineering, he was given responsibility for the design, construction and startup of the company Unifix USA, in Jacksonville, Florida. Once the plant was in operation, he was hired as the engineering director at SiliCycle where he developed an expertise in pharmaceutical processes.
In 1999, with a chemist colleague, he founded Matrix Innovation Inc., where he served as president. The company developped new hyper efficient products used in drug development. Then he organized a transaction to sell an exclusive license to manufacture and market the technology to the French pharmaceutical company PCAS. Once the transaction was completed, he was invited to serve on the board of directors of a new division of PCAS, PCAS BioMatrix.
With his passion for performance, Mr. Therrien was always accomplice in the projects of his sister Francine (Ph.D. in Clinical Sciences) and his brother Marc (neurologist). He then decided to bring his management experience in the development and growth Neuroperforma where he now works as the president.
By his free time, Mr. Therrien has a passion for water sports. Former Canadian windsurfing Champion and coach of the Estrie sailing team, he simply describes his life by saying: Let’s ride the wave!
Speaker and author of the book “reConstruisez votre cerveau”, Francine Therrien , Ph.D., is passionate about brain health and performance.. She holds a PhD in Clinical Sciences, an Master degree in Global Health, a Bachelor of Kinesiology and Physical Education, a naturopathic degree and a specialization in Biofeedback and Neurofeedback.
Francine Therrien ‘s mission is to take the latest techniques of neuroperformance used by U.S. militaries and some Olympic athletes, and make them accessible to the public.
Having reviewed over 2000 scientific articles, Dr. Therrien has developed an integrative approach based on research done by NASA and the largest research centers in order to reach new heights in brain development and optimization.
Dr. Therrien has developed a training program that optimizes brain activity using in synergy physical exercises, sleep , nutrition, Biofeedback and Neurofeedback.
When you follow a training program at Neuroperforma, you learn the basics of how your brain works and what it needs to perform well. You will learn several techniques that have been developed to improve its performance and alertness. You learn how hyperactivity in certain regions of the brain causes concentration problems, anxiety and insomnia.
You will also learn why hypoactivity in specific brain regions leads to attention and memory deficits, concentration difficulties and even promotes depressive thoughts.
You will also learn techniques and habits that will allow you to regulate your brain activity and thus make your brain more efficient. You will improve the quality of your life and your level of well-being. You will become neuroperformant!
Director of Business Development
Holder of a Graduate Diploma in Management at HEC Montreal, Graduate Studies in Entrepreneurship and a Bachelor’s in Communication. Isabelle is a motivated person who is not afraid to take on challenges. She is passionate about everything related to entrepreneurship. With her previous experiences, she has learned to adapt quickly to a changing work environment and to set priorities and work under pressure.
With more than 10 years in service companies, she was able to develop a sense of organization and acquire great communication, management and interpersonal skills.
AMANDA DI ZAZZO
With more than 15 years of experience in customer service, Amanda is passionate about human relations. She is empathetic and cares about the well-being of clients. She will serve you, always smiling, taking care to inform you well. Whatever your needs, she will take care of you and guide you.
Johanne has nearly 20 years of experience in customer service. She worked 14 years on the Magdelan Islands in the tourism sector, including 10 years in management. When she arrived on the continent in the autumn of 2014, she moved into the food sector working in the field of pastry and bakery with a special affection for cheese.
For a year, she has worked in administration / secretarial work, a field she particularly likes.
A graduate in tourism, management and secretarial, Johanne likes to improve in her spare time. She has several strings to her bow allowing her to be versatile in her work. She stands out for her professionalism, discretion and respect for others. She will always welcome you with a smile and her good mood.
At work, as in everyday life, Johanne is passionate about writing. She will know how to transport you to a parallel world with her tales and legends. She loves human contact and feels privileged to trust it.
Apart from work, you will surely cross her in the nature during a hike or on a body of water during a kayak trip. It’s a way for her to rejuvenate and reconnect with herself.
Administrative Assistant – Quebec Clinic
Fettouma holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering. She has over 20 years of experience in sales and customer service in a variety of industries. Beyond her academic training, Fettouma is distinguished by her dynamism and empathy. She is passionate about music and traveling.
Bearer of a doctorate in Neuropsychology in research and intervention. Her training in research and experience acquired in clinical evaluations in neuropsychology led her to develop knowledge about certain technologies such…
evoked potential (EP), optical imaging (NIRS) and some developmental issues in pediatrics such as Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Laetitia Quessada is a neuropsychologist and psychologist. Through her training and practice, she has specialized in the neuropsychological evaluation that she practices with children, adolescents as well as adults.
The neuropsychological evaluation makes it possible to understand the cognitive functioning of a person and to identify their strengths and weaknesses, in order to propose adapted resources and specific arrangements to solve their problem. Within these different structures, she had the opportunity to create and lead workshops aimed at re-educating executive functions and attention in young ADHD. In a field close to this one, she was also trained in the practice of parenting skills. In her clinical experiences, she wanted to add a dimension of teaching by becoming a lecturer at UQAT for students in psychoeducation, in research, as well as the transmission of knowledge. They are for her. important and indissociable elements of the profession of neuropsychologist.
Patricia completed her university studies at the UQTR in Neuropsychology in 2001. She is distinguished by the award of a scholarship of excellence awarded by NSERC (Council of Research in Science and Engineering of Canada).
She gained experience working as a neuropsychologist in the health network since 2001, CIUSSS MCQ, inpatient rehabilitation services, trauma program and adult motor impairment program. Student supervisor internship and internship since 2006.
She developed an interest in concussions. Since 2015, she has held the position of clinical director of the Health Impact, Concussion Prevention and Concussion program for Physio-Santé clinics. She developed her expertise through the experience of employment for the QMJHL from 2007 to 2011 and for the Cortex Clinic from 2012 to 2015.
PhD in Neuropsychology – Quebec Clinic
Sara-Hélène holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and is currently in the process of obtaining a PhD in Psychology with a specialization in Neuropsychology. She has clinical training with adults and geriatrics. She is passionate about everything she does.
A Graduate in Medical Electrophysiology at Ahuntsic College and member of the Order of Medical Imaging, Radiation Oncology and Medical Electrophysiology Technologists of Quebec. Brigitte practices this profession since 2000. She has extensive experience in a hospital environment, mainly in neurology.
Brigitte is a passionate person who puts a lot of effort, both personally and professionally. For her, the technique of Neurofeedback is a process that could improve the health and performance of people in their daily lives by training the brain. Training the brain is the future!
It is her great interest in the functioning of the human body, specifically the physiology of the brain,that convinced Caroline to begin studies in neurology. In 2016, she graduated from La Cité Collégiale in Ottawa in Medical Electroneurophysiology, and she has been part of the team for several years now as a technician in medical electrophysiology.
“What excites me most about my work is being able to make a difference in people’s lives and contribute to their well-being.
Technologist in Medical Electrophysiology for 24 years. My many years of experience in hospitals and private clinics allowed me to acquire a great expertise in cardiology and neurology. It is therefore with great pleasure that I share my know-how in electroencephalography with the Neuroperforma team.
Technologist – Quebec Clinic
Mathieu holds a Degree in Medical Electrophysiology and is a member of OTIMROEPQ. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, a Certificate in Philosophy and a Degree in Administration, an area in which he has worked in for several years. It was above all, the opportunity to help people and that to go back to school to work in the field of health. His interest in Neurofeedback, at the crossroads between psychology and medical electrophysiology was immediate.
His listening skills, his empathy, his altruism combine particularly well with his analytical skills and attention to detail, but also with his sense of humor. Mathieu is always fully involved in what he undertakes and this translates concretely in each client.
Technologist – Quebec Clinic
Graduated in Medical Electrophysiology in 2010 and member of the Order of Technologists in Medical Imaging, Radio-Oncology and Medical Electrophysiology of Quebec. He works in sleep research with Université Laval researchers in both basic research and pharmaceutical research. He has been teaching at Levis-Lauzon CEGEP since 2015 in medical electrophysiology technique. He passionately teaches the basics of medical electrophysiology and also conducts supervision at the internship.
Kinesiologist – Sherbrooke Clinic
Dr. Martel is responsible of the Sherbrooke clinic. She holds a Ph.D. in engineering, a master degree in kinanthropology, a bachelor degree in kinesiology with a specialty in sports coaching and a certification course in Neurofeedback.
It is her passion for a healthy life that has led Dr. Martel to specialize in understanding the musculoskeletal system in terms of performance, injury prevention and treatment. After reading Dr. Francine Therrien’s book “Re-Build Your Brain”, Dr. Martel discovered a new passion and decided to expand her knowledge and follow her Neurofeedback certification course.
Kinesiologist – Sherbrooke Clinic
Mrs. Cocks, M Sc., hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology with a specialty in sports supervision as well as a Master’s Degree in Kinantology. She will be happy to welcome you the Sherbrooke branch.
Trainer in Neurofeedback – Quebec Clinic
Bearer of a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology at the University of Laval, Florence has been working in the field of Neurofeedback since 2017. Her professional background has allowed her to diversify the scope of her capacities in Biofeedback and Neurofeedback. She plans on obtaining her Master’s at the University of Laval, specializing in the classification and treatment of sleep disorders.
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