Filing An HRV Application

Filing an Application for HRV Biofeedback

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/region. To be accepted, applications must include: your signature, proof of current license to practice in a health care field in accordance with BCIA standards OR a signed, sealed, original transcript to be sent to BCIA from the granting institution, and payment of the $150 filing fee.


Fees include:

  • $150 filing fee which must be paid at the time the application is submitted. 

   Students - 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 or optimal performance field.

  •  $275 certification fee which must be paid prior to scheduling the exam.

    Dual Certification:  If this is your second BCIA certification (in addition to either Biofeedback, Neurofeedback, or PMDB), the filing fee is the same; however, certification fee is reduced to $75).

*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

International Fees:  BCIA offers a structured fee schedule to suit the financial realities in different countries and regions.  If you live and work outside of the US and Canada, please use this link to learn more about the international fees and refer to the country list to locate the appropriate fee group.  As you will notice, both the filing fee and the certification fees have been combined into one.  Please contact BCIA at if you have any questions about the fees.

Overview of Certification Requirements

Written Certification Exam


Applicants Start Here
Biofeedback Certification
HRV Biofeedback Certification
HRVB Pre-requisite Educational Requirements
HRV Biofeedback Didactic Training
HRVB Mentoring
Filing An HRV Application
HRVB Certification Exam
Filing an HRV Biofeedback CPE Application
HRVB CPE Validation Exam
Neurofeedback Certification
Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction Biofeedback Certification
HRV Certificate Program
Application Status
Online Payment Options
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