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Candidates must demonstrate the completion of these three requirements and the written exam. Should you believe you have completed a requirement in a legitimate way different than as described below, you may request a special review to look for equivalency.
2. Didactic Education to learn the science, history, and theory of neurofeedback
You are required to spend 25 contact hours (2 must be face to face) with a BCIA-approved mentor to learn to apply the clinical neurofeedback skills through the review of:
Each session is to be a minimum of 20 minutes. More than 1 mentor may be used. Please visit the Neurofeedback Mentoring area of this website and carefully review the Mentoring Guidelines and other documents to assist you through the process.
Filing an Application
Applications must be on file and approved prior to considering the exam.
Requirements may be met in any order and do not have to be completed prior to the exam; however, we strongly recommend that the didactics and a good portion of the mentoring be completed to ensure success. Applications must be on file and approved prior to considering the exam.