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Certified IFEN

1-2-3-Neurofeedback Therapist IFENCertified Neurofeedback Therapist IFEN

The training course to become a Certified Neurofeedback Therapist (IFEN) you need to accomplish 4 modules:
Module 1 is a 5-day intensive course, Module 2 comprises 5 hours of practical training, Module 3 5 hours of supervision / mentoring and Module 4 online examination.

Module 1Module 1 - Intensive Course (40 units)40 CEs

Module 1 is the 5-day Intensive Course with 40 units to become qualified as a Certified Neurofeedback Therapist IFEN. You will receive 40 training points for this course in line with § 125 Code of Social Law V. There are numerous means of funding are available for you.

Modul 2Module 2 - Practicum (7 units - 5 hours) 7 CEs

After you have succesfully passed Module 1 at our institute, you already avail of a certain amount of experience. In  Module 2 - Practical training, which you can complete here with us or at a traineeship site of your choice from our list of therapists, you will expand your practical skills. You will receive 7 training points for this in line with § 125 Social Code of Law V.

Module 3Module 3 - Supervision (7 units- 5 hours)7 CEs

5 hours (7 units) of supervision are required for our certificate. We accompany you intensively for an ideal start. You will receive 7 training points.

Our QEEG Workshops - exploring the biomarkers 24 ssCEs


Modul 4Module 4 - Examination (2 units)2 CEs

The examination to become a certified neurofeedback therapist IFEN is graduated via an online multiple-choice test during your internship (Module 2) in presence of your internship supervisor in your desired internship from our list of therapists.

For your targeted exam preparation, we offer the "IFEN 100 - the ultimate check for the exam".

EEG Basics for Neurofeedback Therapists CEs

What is a QEEG?

QEEG shows the quantitative distribution of brain waves with the aid of so-called brain maps.
These maps show places of stronger and weaker activity of the cortex. By means of comparison with a normative database, dysregulated areas can be easily identified to later be trained precisely accurately.


BCIA Certification via the Institute for EEG Neurofeedback

for Biofeedback Certification International Alliance

Thomas Feiner is accredited for teaching to meet this high standard of international certification.

ISF Neurofeedback Course, taught by Mark L. Smith NY. CEs

ISF is the abbreviation of Infra Slow Fluctuation training showing a scientific term for the training with very low frequencies. Clinicians worldwide use this aproach with great success now.

Z-Score Training

There was great change in the development of neurofeedback, when statistics could be drawn up on healthy and normal brain activity.
With the introduction of z score based training, one can realise assessment and training in one single process for the first time ever.

Further offers by the Institute for Neurofeedback

Traineeships / Mentoring / Supervision / Hospitation

For a successful start

Upon your request, we will also accompany you intensively to get a good start. We can thus be virtually present during your first therapy session.

HEG course

HEG hemoencephalography - neurofeedback with infrared sensors

Neurofeedback is a method that can teach the brain to function better. Usually, it influences symptoms and disabilities in a positive manner, meaning it optimizes the regulation ability.

BCIASpecial offer: Enjoy beautiful Cyprus ...
... and become Board Certified

2.-4. May 2016

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3 Add-On Days for Intense Hands on - Cyprus

5.-7. May 2016

for participants of the BCIA workshops and other Beginners and Intermediate neurofeedback participants

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1 Add-On Day for Intense Hands on - Cyprus

5.-7. May 2016

for participants of the BCIA workshops and other beginners and intermediate neurofeedback participants

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Info about location and hotels - Cyprus

Location is the Mesoyios College Limassol. Available hotels in Limassol are the Alasia Boutique Hotel and the PEFKOS HOTEL in Limassol.

Testimonials from our participants

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