BCIA Neurofeedback Certification Program
36-Hour Didactic w/ Self-Paced Learning
Abstract: Neurofeedback is an up and coming modality that utilizes operant conditioning to regulate brain state. It is a form of applied psychophysiology – a union of psychology and physiology. There are many research publications showing efficacy with ADHD, seizure disorders, substance abuse, autistic spectrum disorders, mild traumatic brain injury and post traumatic stress disorder, to name a few.
This didactic education program is accredited by BCIA
Introductory to intermediate level
Course Instructor: Cynthia Kerson, PhD, QEEGD, BCN, BCB Cynthia Kerson is the founder, COO and director of education for APEd. She maintains a practice in the San Francisco area where she specializes in neurofeedback training for learning disabilities, pain, depression and anxiety. She is also currently the vice president of the Foundation for Neurofeedback and Neuromodulation Research (FNNR) where she coordinate the grant and publishing programs.
Dr. Kerson has published several papers and articles, is a mentor for BCIA and a member of AAPB and SABA. She frequently presents at meetings on neurofeedback and the research projects of the FNNR. She served as president of the Biofeedback Scoiety of California twice, serves on the Board of the AAPB Neurofeedback Section and the Behavioral Medicine Research and Training Foundation. In addition to her more academic pursuits, she frequently consults with the media, contributing her expertise to television, including serving as the ‘EEG expert’ for the popular program MythBusters.