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BCIA Webinars - Did you know we offer 2 different types of webinars? An offering from the Clinical Update Series is a 90-minute presentation that is based on traditional continuing education and offers information on an advanced topic. Mentoring webinars are for those who are seeking either certification or recertification. These webinars are 60-minute presentations and provide 1 contact hour to review 2 case conference presentations. Missed a BCIA webinar? Click here to purchase a recording! Stay tuned for the 2015 schedule!
ASET – They offer BCIA accredited courses to fulfill our continuing education requirements toward recertification.
Danielle Matto and Eveline Kempenaar have launched some exciting new CE opportunities for those in the Netherlands. Please visit their website for more information.
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December 2014 Update2014
Cian Brown, on the left, is completing a Master of Counseling at the University of North Texas. He was recommended for this scholarship by Dr. Davis. Nick Pantuso earned his Master of Counseling degree at the University of Texas at San Antonio and was nominated for this award by Dr. Mark Jones. Both students showed great promise to the field. Winners of this scholarship are awarded all customary certification fees. Congratulations to them both! They represent our future!
The Australian Psychological Society Neurofeedback and Psychology Interest Group (NFB IG) presents its inaugural national conference to be held on March 14th and 15th next year at the Greenmount Beach Resort (near QLD/NSW border, Australia & near to the Gold Coast International Airport). The focus of the conference will be Neuroplasticity in ADHD. Registration is now open.
The Canadian Psychological Association and EEG Biofeedback
Last year's Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) Convention was unique in that there were presentations on EEG biofeedback (Neurofeedback) research conducted at Western University in Ontario. The presenters were psychologist Dr. Paul Frewwen and graduate student Teddy Chow. They are part of a team that includes psychiatrist Dr. Ruth Lanius. Also, Dr. Lanius's brother, Ulrich Lanius, a psychologist in Vancouver, presented on the LENS system. These presentations prompted further contact with the Canadian Psychological Association with a view to forming a new section within the CPA. We received enthusiastic support, and very quickly had the 25 CPA members required to create the section. Read more....
New Clinical Neurofeedback Association in Japan!
The Japan Clinical Neurofeedback Association was registered in Tokyo on September 25. The main aims of the organization are to support and promote the efficacy of neurofeedback in Japan, provide information to the public, hold seminars and case conferences for therapists, and to set guidelines of practice based on standards that would be equivalent to BCIA.
ISNR now publishes their NeuroRegulation in an open-access, online format. This inaugural edition is packed with good information including: the ADHD articles by Rex Cannon, PhD, BCN and H. Edmund Pigott, PhD: Neurofeedback is the Best Available First-Line Treatment for ADHD: What is the Evidence for this Claim? and Neurofeedback Requires Better Evidence of Efficacy Before It Should be Considered a Legitimate Treatment for ADHD: What is the Evidence for this Claim?. Additionally Nancy Wigton, BCN and Genomary Krigbaum authored “When Discussing Neurofeedback, Does Modality Matter?
Heart rate variability biofeedback: how and why does it work? by Paul M. Lehrer, PhD, BCB and Richard Gevirtz, PhD, BCB.
A healthy heart is not a metronome: an integrative review of the heart's anatomy and heart rate variability by Fredric Shaffer, PhD, BCB, Rollin McCraty, PhD and Christopher L. Zerr.
Below are some of the most recent international certificants. Welcome to BCIA!
ISNR now offers webinars to cover the didactic requirement for neurofeedback certification through their new online ISNR University.
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