International 10-20 Site Functions

Therapy for you.

Therapy serves various functions, from offering support and coping strategies to promoting self-awareness and facilitating personal growth. Its impact on mental state includes alleviating symptoms, fostering resilience, enhancing self-esteem, and empowering individuals to navigate life’s challenges with greater confidence and clarity.

 

Site

Associated functions

Fp1

Logical attention, orchestrate network actions planning, decision making, task completion, working memory, semantics, verbal retrieval, approach behaviours

Fp2

Emotional attention, judgment, sense of self, self-control, restraint of impulses, contextual attention, gestalt and context, avoidance behaviours, episodic memory

Fpz

Emotional inhibition, modulation of emotional and behavioural responses, motivation, attention

F3

Motor planning right upper extremity, fine motor coordination, mood elevation, approach behaviour, engagement, interest, mood regulation, processing positive emotional input, conscious awareness, frontal mirror neuron system (empathy and intention of others), judgment, planning, inhibition of responses, verbal episodic memory retrieval, problem solving, sequencing

F4

Motor planning left upper extremity, fine motor coordination, avoidant behaviour, withdrawal, impulse control, emotional tone variations, inductive emotional and metaphorical thinking, short-term retrieval of spatial-object memory, selective and sustained attention

F7

Verbal expression, speech fluency, mood regulation (cognitive), approach behaviour, engagement, interest, mood regulation, processing positive emotional input, conscious awareness, frontal mirror neuron system (empathy and intention of others), output of spoken and written language, visual and auditory working memory, Broca’s area, verbal understanding, word retrieval, divided and selective attention

F8

Emotional expression, drawing (right hand), mood regulation (internal), avoidant behaviour, withdrawal, impulse control, emotional tone variations, spatial and visual working memory, gestalt, conscious fascial emotional processing, prosody, empathy, ‘feeling’ sense of right and wrong, emotional gating, vigilance, processing anger, rage, anxiety, fear, sustained and selective attention

C3

Sensorimotor integration of right upper extremity, alerting responses, handwriting (right), happiness, audition, syntax

C4

Sensorimotor integration of left upper extremity, calming, handwriting (left), cognition of music, reasoning and decision making, body signaling, happiness, sadness

T3

Logical (verbal) memory formation and storage, phonological processing, hearing (bilateral), suppression of tinnitus, verbal and reading comprehension, ‘what’ visual perception, auditory and visual perception, long-term memory (auditory and visual), positive mood

T4

Emotional (non-verbal) memory formation and storage, hearing (bilateral), suppression of tinnitus, autobiographical memory storage, conscious emotional and physical awareness, sense of direction, visual memory and visualization, categorization, intonation perception, music, facial recognition, social cues (spatial and facial perception), symptom recognition, long-term memory, emotional context, non-verbal memory, innuendo and nuance, copying emotional tones

T5

Logical (verbal) understanding, word recognition, auditory processing, verbal and reading comprehension, ‘what’ visual perception, auditory and visual perception, long-term memory (auditory and visual), positive mood

T6

Emotional understanding, facial recognition, symbol recognition, auditory processing, conscious emotional and physical awareness, sense of direction, visual memory and visualization, categorization, intonation perception, music, facial recognition, social cues (spatial and facial perception), symptom recognition, long-term memory, emotional context, non-verbal memory, innuendo and nuance, copying emotional tones

P3

Perception and cognitive processing of right half of space, spatial relations, multimodal sensations, calculations, praxis, reasoning (verbal), language processing, integration of self, logical reasoning and memory, imagination, spelling, grammar, math calculations, sentence constructions, right-side body awareness

P4

Perception and cognitive processing of left half of space, spatial relations, multimodal sensations, praxis, reasoning (non-verbal), image and spatial processing, facial decoding, integration of self with environment, self in space, music, body image, left side body awareness, right/left awareness, dressing

O1

Visual processing right half of space, pattern recognition, colour perception, movement perception, black/white perception, edge perception, memory encoding with semantic tasks

O2

Visual processing left half of space, pattern recognition, colour perception, movement perception, black/white perception, edge perception

Fz

Motor planning of both lower extremities and midline, running, walking, kicking, frontal eye fields, focus, action observations

Cz

Sensorimotor integration of both lower extremities and midline, ambulation, somatosensory association cortex, queried hub of affective limbic system, gross motor activity, fine motor movements, awareness of body (including position and movement), coordination of sensory input with motor output

Pz

Perception of midline, spatial relations, praxis, route finding, integration of somatosensory information with visual perceptions, working memory

Oz (not a 1020 position)

Visual processing of space, primary visual sensation

Symptom

 

Site

Cognitive distortions

Bipolar symptoms

Asthma

Panic Attacks

Dissociative symptoms

Severe mood swings

Migraine

Sleep

T3-4

 

Reduced physical tension

Returning to sleep

Spatial awareness

Proprioception

Anxiety

Sensory integration

Sensory and body awareness

Gross motor control

Physical calming

T4-P4

Somatosensory

C3-4

T3-C3

T4-C4

Math

T3-P3

T3-Pz

Aggression

Emotional lability

Oppositional behaviour

Fear

T4-Fp2

Mental Calming

T3-Fp1

Concentration

Organization

Impulse control

T3-Fp1

T3-F3

T3-Fz

Fp1-Fp2

Motivation

T3-F3

F3-F4

F7-F8

Mood

Ruminative thinking

T4-Fp1

T3-Fp1

T3-F3

Fz-Cz

T4-Fz

OCD behaviours

T3-Fp1

Fz-Cz

Tics

T3-Fp1

Somatosensory

T3-C3

T4-C4

Anxiety

P3-P4

O1-O2

Prosody

T4-F8

Social awareness

T4-T6

Facial recognition

T4-T6

Early expressive speech

T4-F8

Expressive speech

T3-F7

Receptive speech

T3-T5

T3-P3

T5-T6

Prosody

T4-F8

Singing

T4-F8

Reading

T3-O1

T5-O1

T3-P3

Fine motor control

T3-F3

T3-P3

Initiation

Sequencing

T3-F3

Left-right confusion

T3-P3

Visual field deficits

T3-O1

T4-O2

Visual context

T4-O2

T4-T6

Visual detail

T4-O1

Sociopathic behaviour

T4-T6

Word finding

T3-F7

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