Health Psychology

Health Psychology for BCIA Recertification








Biosource Software offers a $125 self-paced BCIA-accredited Health Psychology online didactic course for Biofeedback, HRV Biofeedback, and Neurofeedback professionals. You may use this course to satisfy 45 of 48 hours of continuing education for BCIA Biofeedback, HRV Biofeedback, and Neurofeedback recertification. At less than $3 per credit hour, this is one of the most affordable ways to complete almost all of the hours required for recertification.

Disclaimer: To keep this product affordable, we do not provide AMA or APA continuing education credit.

Based on Brannon, Updegraff, and Feist’s Health Psychology (9th ed.), this course covers:
1. Introducing Health Psychology
2. Conducting Health Research
3. Seeking and Receiving Health Care
4. Adhering to Healthy Behavior
5. Defining, Measuring, and Managing Stress
6. Understanding Stress, Immunity, and Disease
7. Understanding and Managing Pain
8. Considering Alternative Approaches
9. Behavioral Factors in Cardiovascular Disease
10. Behavioral Factors in Cancer.
11. Living with Chronic Illness
12. Smoking Tobacco
13. Using Alcohol and Other Drugs
14. Eating and Weight
15. Exercising
16. Future Challenges

Schedule and Format
After you enroll in this online course, you must complete it within 1 year of purchase. You can decide when you start and complete this course.

You will purchase Brannon and colleagues’ Health Psychology (9th ed.) and pass 16 chapter exams with scores of 14/20 or higher. Each exam will consist of 20 multiple-choice taken online. You will have unlimited time to complete each exam. You may retake each exam until they achieve a passing score. After submitting answers, you will see an overall score and the questions you missed.

We encourage you to check out the optional articles and videos in the Web Links section, and regularly email the instructor with questions about course content. Since this course is an independent study, there are no class discussions, essays, or papers.

You will pay $125 using the Health Psychology Add to Cart button which appears at the bottom of this page.

Cancellation Policy
You may request a refund within 2 weeks of purchasing this course.

Academic Rigor
This online course is comparable in coverage to a 3-credit-hour undergraduate course. To keep its cost low, this course does not provide AMA or APA continuing education credits. We will provide you with a certificate of completion when you complete all seven chapter exams.

Faculty Credentials
Fredric Shaffer, PhD, BCB-HRV, Professor of Psychology at Truman State University, has taught Physiological Psychology for over three decades.

Product Delivery

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When will you receive your order?
Our staff personally fulfills your order since this requires several manual steps. After receipt of your order, we will provide you with a username, password, and exam password within 1 working day. Please check your spam filter for your order confirmation and enrollment emails.

Health Psychology $125.