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Professional Program in Neuropsychological Assessment

Human brain science research is a growing area that has implications for clinical assessment and intervention with a variety of populations. Workshops in the UC Berkeley Extension Professional Program in Neuropsychological Assessment provide an update on brain research and neuropsychological assessment tools used in diverse settings.

Prerequisites

There are no specific degrees or course requirements in the Professional Program in Neuropsychological Assessment.

Curriculum Requirements

The curriculum comprises 3 required workshops and 1 elective for a total of 2.8 ceu (28 hours of instruction).

Be sure to indicate on the Extension course roster that you wish to receive continuing education units for the course. This generates a record of your attendance and a letter of completion for reporting to your state licensing board.

The program can be completed at your own pace. It takes a minimum of three semesters (one year) to complete the program; however, the workshops can be taken over the course of several years. There is no deadline for completion of the program coursework.

How to Register

By registering, you declare your intention to complete the curriculum. To register online for the Professional Program in Neuropsychological Assessment, complete these two steps:

  1. Submit the online registration, and complete your student account profile if you are a new student.
  2. Pay the nonrefundable registration fee through your shopping cart. Please allow 3–5 business days for the registration to appear in your student account.

Estimated Cost

Each course is priced individually, and you pay the course fee at the time of enrollment. The program has an estimated cost of $920 (not including course materials or registration fee). Course fees are subject to change.

Certificate and Award Request

Once you have completed the program coursework, notify UC Berkeley Extension that you have completed the curriculum and request your Award of Completion. Send an email to extension-counspsych@berkeley.edu or call (510) 643-3883. After your records have been reviewed, verified, and approved, your award will be sent to you in the mail. The review of your records is usually completed within six to eight weeks after you request your award.