Floating in the Media

Float Nation (Documentary)

People all across the globe are visiting float tank centers in hopes of reaching states of sensory deprivation. With decades of promising research, why is floating so unknown and underutilized? The result of a trip across the United States, Float Nation explores the resurging trend of floating, its many uses, and the reason for its disappearance.

Dr. Justin Feinstein – Floating with Anxiety/PTSD/Depression

Dr. Justin Feinstein is Director of the Float Clinic & Research Center (FCRC) at the Laureate Institute for Brain Research (LIBR). Anxiety and depression are the two most common psychiatric conditions, affecting over a quarter of the population, and representing the leading cause of disability, worldwide.

Research papers based on the findings presented in this video have since been published, and can be viewed here: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone….https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2018.0…


The Sensory Deprivation Tank – Joe Rogan

Joe Rogan speaks on sensory deprivation tanks and the awesome potential you can achieve with one.

Buzzfeed -People Try Sensory Deprivation Tanks For The First Time

25 INSANE Facts About Sensory Deprivation Tanks

Watch these 25 insane facts about sensory deprivation tanks. Sensory deprivation is an amazing experience but it may leave you searching for a way out of the dark. These tanks dull your senses and can reduce stress through relaxation and bring feelings of mediation and relaxation through isolation.


Good Mythical Morning – 

A Sensory Deprivation Tank

Joe Rogan Explains the Benefits of the Isolation Tank

Super Float Me – 30 Days of Floating Experience 

A documentary of my experience floating in sensory deprivation(or sensory attenuation) tanks for 30 days in a row. Featured in the documentary are Richard Bonk, a consciousness and floating researcher and Shoshana Leibner, the director of the float tank association. Documentary


Sensory Deprivation Tanks (Documentary)

The best way to eliminate all sensory input is to step inside a sensory deprivation tank. In part 1, we talk to Joe Rogan about what happens to the mind, body, and spirit while inside the tank.

Your First Float – What to Expect (and Tips for a Great Experience!)

Advice and what to expect for someone’s first time experiencing sensory deprivation float tanks, or simply float therapy. Our hopes are to help you understand what to expect for your first float, as well as some tips and tricks to make sure it’s a rewarding, positive

Floating with Stephen Curry & Harrison Barnes – “Hang Time” on SportsCenter

The NBA champs are floating. Literally. In his latest “Hang Time” feature, ESPN’s Sam Alipour catches up with NBA MVP Stephen Curry and Harrison Barnes to learn more about floating, a sensory-deprivation exercise that allows the Warriors to recover after games.

Clevver Style- Sensory Deprivation Tanks?! (Beauty Trippin)

Today we went to “Float Lab” and spent two hours in a sensory deprivation tank alone with our thoughts…AHHH! Watch & see how it wen

How Navy SEALS Use Float Tanks To Treat Concussions

Learn how the Navy SEALs are using float tanks for recovery, improved sleep, to rewire the brain, accelerate learning, and treat concussions.



Using Float Therapy through Pregnancy


Lora Klipper talks about her experience using float therapy during her time being pregnant.

JJ Watt Uses Float Therapy for Athletic Recovery


NFL star JJ Watt uses float therapy for recovery saying “It has changed his life!” Here is the video clip from today’s game.

Floating For Veterans – Alternative Therapy for PTSD, TBIs & Concussions

Military veterans, a police officer and an ER physician discuss use of floatation therapy as an adjunctive therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injuries and concussion.


Homer and Lisa Try Floating

Lydia Caldwell – Float Conference 2017

Lydia Caldwell is a researcher for Ohio State University, and has worked with the Air Force Research Lab in collaboration with their STRONG program, a program focused on enhancing human performance and recovery, conducted through the 711th Human Performance Wing. They have recently started to incorporate float tanks into their research.



Float therapy for kids

Brandon Childers Interview on Float Therapy as an Alternative to PTSD Treatment

Float as an alternative to PTSD treatment after being deployed in the Marines. His friend suggested it to him and he gave it a shot. It was “awesome, everything they said and more.” He’s found that float therapy has reprioritized things in his life and appreciate the little things.

Brad Weber – Float Therapy at Lifestyle Physio

Chiefs halfback, Brad Weber, shares his experience floating at Lifestyle Physiotherapy. He explains Float Therapy’s role in both mental relaxation and physical recovery.

Float/ Floating Therapy for Depression, Anxiety, Recovery & Meditation- Review + Tips


Float Therapy for Cancer

Chronic Pain Relief from Float Therapy

Hear Michelle Montoya’s story about how float therapy treats her symptoms of Crohn’s Disease and Fibromyalgia resulting in a “completely pain-free experience” during her float, but also for days after!



Floatation tank helps woman deal with fibromyalgia pain


Fibromyalgia And Chronic Pain Relief Treatment With Floatation Therapy


Duncan Trussell float tanks


Floatation Therapy and Chronic Neck Pain

Case Study participant speaks about her positive and beneficial experience. She participated in a month long study at The Float Zone, on floatation and chronic neck pain.

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