Start your journey to become a certified Neurofeedback practitioner

Self-Paced Home Study Course available now – Enroll anytime and progress at your own pace.

When you enroll you get access to the course and all videos for 6 months, including live Q&As as scheduled below.

Improve your practice with this 36 hour recorded Neurofeedback Certification Didactic Course that includes 36 APA CEs and 36 hours of BCIA Didactic.

Diversify your practice and become a certified neurofeedback practitioner.

Now Available! This self-paced homestudy program is an affordable, robust online course that will start you on your journey to                becoming a skilled neurofeedback practitioner.  Includes regularly scheduled live learning sessions to enhance your progress.         Enroll any time and progress at your own pace.

Prof. Juri D. Kropotov
Russian State Prize Recipient
  • 2020 accredited course is designed with the most up-to-date information
  • Designed and taught by clinical psychologists with over twenty years in the neurofeedback field
  • Neurophysiology, functional neuroanatomy, and psychopharmacological content taught by medical doctors
  • 36 hours BCIA Didactic
  • 36 APA CEs
  • Learn from the comfort of your own  home, at your own pace
  • Join our optional community learning space every 2 weeks for 60 minutes with special topics and open discussion. Live!
  • Become part of a neurofeedback community
  • Course endorsed by Juri Kropotov, leading expert in basic and applied neuroscience

Meet your instructors

Angelika Y. Sadar

Angelika Y. Sadar


Robert Turner

Robert Turner


Leon Morales-Quezada

Leon Morales-Quezada

MD, Mc, PhD, MPH

Mitchell M. Sadar

Mitchell M. Sadar


BCIA Neurofeedback Certification Course                  Introduction to Neurofeedback: Didactic Training for Neurofeedback Certification Training

BCIA-Accredited Neurofeedback Certification Didactic Programs


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A. Course Description

In addition to the BCIA course, you will be invited to attend a live community meeting every other week with Angelika or Mitch for a one hour live Q&A.  

This course is BCIA accredited, meets the requirements of the BCIA blueprint and counts towards 36 BCIA didactic hours. It is also approved for 36 APA CEs. Our faculty includes a medical doctor presenting neurophysiology and neuroanatomy, a neurologist presenting on psychopharmacological considerations and two psychologists with knowledge of a variety of systems and approaches with over 20 years experience in the field. Attendees will become part of a community that meets regularly to discuss experiences and address questions. Additionally, they will be eligible for reduced fees for future courses offered by Sadar Psychological/BrainARC.


36 hours BCIA Didactic

36 APA CEs



Instructional Level



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B.  With enrollment, you are invited to join ongoing  community meetings as scheduled below.  All occur at noon-1 ET and are recorded.


Orientation to NF, Neurophysiology & Neuroanatomy:

May 20, 2021                                      August 19

Instrumentation, Research Base, Psychopharmacological Considerations:

June 3, 2021                                       September 1

Patient/Client Assessment, Developing Treatment Protocols:

June 17, 2021                                     September 16

Treatment Implementation, Current Trends, Ethics:

July 2, 2021                                        September 30

C.  Recordings of Past Community Learning Sessions Included with enrollment

The Following are 1 hour recordings of live training discussions with Angelika and Mitch on various topics related to neurofeedback.

  • Creating measurable goals for training
  • Referential and sequential training
  • Lifestyle considerations to facilitate training progress
  • How to motivate kids to train well
  • Understanding qEEG results
  • Managing the finances of NF practice 
  • Case Study Of ADHD
  • Traditional vs ILF Neurofeedback
  • Bring Your Problem Cases for Discussion
  • How to Use Your Neurofeedback Equipment to Support Your Arousal Assessments
  • Adjunctive Devices: Alpha Stim and the BAUD therapy device
  • Case Study of Concussions

Continuing Education:

This program, when attended in its entirety is available for 36 hours of APA  continuing education credit. Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge & Associates  is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Dr. Roseann Capanna-Hodge & Associates  maintains responsibility for this program and its content. You must attend/complete the entire program in order to receive the credit(s), complete the Participant Satisfaction/Evaluation form and return it to your presenter or monitor at the conclusion of the program, and complete the test questions. Home study participants must score of at least 70% on the test questions to receive credit. Partial credits will not be given. A participant may arrive no more than 10 minutes late nor leave more than 10 minutes early to receive credit for a program. There will be no exceptions.

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Information about Equipment                                                for Neurofeedback Course

The 36 hrs. BCIA Neurofeedback Certification course will expose attendees to various software applications and neurofeedback equipment to help introduce attendees to various equipment offerings.  Sadar Psychological is not affiliated with selling any neurofeedback equipment.  We feel this allows us to help you evaluate and select the equipment that is best for your and your patient’s needs.  We have partnered with several equipment manufacturers to provide course attendees with instructional videos demonstrating different neurofeedback software programs.  As part of the course you will recieve detailed information about equipement pakages and costs from various vendors.

If you would like to have equipment for practice as you take the course, we will help you obtain “rental” equipment from one of our vendor partners.


What happens following the course?


We are committed to helping you become a qualified neurofeedback provider.  Following the course,  you are invited to join our bi-monthly community meetings to discuss various topics and cases.  You also are granted access to video recordings of prior community meetings.

Do you provide mentoring to help fulfill the BCIA requirement?


Mitchell Sadar and Angelika Sadar are BCIA registered mentors.  Course attendees are offered mentoring at reduced fees.  We will also guide you to various resources for case studies (10 case studies are required for certification) and lectures on various topics.

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Read what people are saying about our program

Great course; great job EVERYONE. I appreciate your passion for Neurofeedback and your encouragement to preserve the integrity of Neurofeedback practice!

Thank you! I look forward to future meetings and more learning.

I really enjoyed having the guest lecturers. They provided a great deal of information. The cases presentations were very interesting and helpful. I also appreciated the review of current research.

Very thorough training. Well presented and responsive instructors. Liked the live, remote training due to cost effectiveness and comfort during COVID.

I think this course was great. I know it was the first virtual course but I think it ran very smoothly. Questions were always answered.

It was nice to be able to use the chat feature.

This course was extremely entertaining, and provided a great deal of knowledge. My only wish was that it was in person, but due to the circumstances you did an amazing job!

Who qualifies for the BCIA Neurofeedback certification course?

BCIA-approved health care fields include: psychology, nursing, (including 2-year registered nurses with license; not LVNs or LPNs), physical therapy, occupational therapy, social work, counseling, marriage family therapy, rehabilitation, chiropractic, recreational therapy, physician’s assistant (with certification or license), exercise physiology, speech pathology, and sports medicine.

The following fields require a master’s degree: music therapy and counseling education (M.Ed. in counseling).

Appropriately credentialed doctors of medicine are also accepted.

Degrees in health care fields other than those listed above must be submitted to the Certification Review Committee.

BCIA will consider requests for special review for the demonstration of equivalency for most of our requirements, including prerequisite education. However, degree review requests must be compared to a BCIA-approved clinical health care field.

Only the highest degree earned in a BCIA approved health care field from a regionally accredited academic institution will be listed on the Find a Practitioner area of this website.


Are you attending from outside the United States of America?

If you are outside the United States of America, please call/whatsapp +1-610-564-1704 or email [email protected] so we can review your special circumstances. You  may qualify for an International Rate

Why choose Sadar Psychological and Sports Center for this course?

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For over 20 years Sadar Psychological and Sports Center has been a pioneer in neuroscience, using evidence based research to improve outcomes for our patients.

There is rapidly growing interest in the field of neurofeedback and more clinicians are bringing neurofeedback into their treatment repertoires to meet their patients’ needs. Sadar Psychological and Sports Center is at the forefront of training clinicians and connecting them with resources to bring neurofeedback into their practice. With that same commitment to providing clinicians with opportunities for professional enrichment and recognition of the growing demand for robust training programs, Sadar Psychological created a comprehensive online course to help you become a certified neurofeedback practitioner. We dedicated ourselves to developing an accessible curriculum suitable for any clinician interested in advancing their therapeutic skillset.

We invite you to join our online program to become a BCIA certified neurofeedback practitioner. Together we will grow our community and your practice – and help your patients feel better.

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Certified Neurofeedback practitioner at your own pace!

Includes bi-weekly study group led by seasoned neurofeedback practitioners