Filing an Application

Filing an Application for Neurofeedback Certification by Prior Experience Pathway

Filing an Application

Candidates may file an application at any time during the certification process.  The signature area includes your agreement to abide by the BCIA Professional Standards and Ethical Principles of Biofeedback and follow the appropriate rules and regulations of your profession and state.  To be accepted, applications must include: the signature, proof of current license to practice in a health care field in accordance with BCIA standards, and payment of the $150 filing fee.

For additional information about the application refer to the Application Instructions for Neuofeedback Clinical Certification by Prior Experience.


Fees include $150 filing fee which must be paid at the time the application is submitted plus a $275 certification fee, a total of $425. The filing fee will be reduced to $50 if an applicant can document current enrollment in an advanced degree program at a regionally-accredited academic institution in a BCIA-approved health care field. Total fees for current students in this category amount to $325.  If this is your second BCIA certification (in addition to either BCIA Biofeedback or PMDB), the total fees for dual certification are $225 ($150 filing fee + $75 certification fee).

All fees are non-refundable and must be in US funds and paid by check, money order, or credit card.  If using a credit card, you may pay online using the links below:

Application Filing Fee
Certification Fee
Special Exam Fee

As stated above, BCIA offers a structured fee schedule to suit the financial realities in different countries and regions.  Please use this link to see if your country may use a different fee structure.

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