Brainspotting Certification & Consultation

Brainspotting Certification

Elaine Korngold, LPC, is an Approved Brainspotting Consultant who helps Brainspotting clinicians work toward their own Brainspotting Certification. Brainspotting Certification process expands your knowledge and enhances your practical use of Brainspotting. Certification process is a one-on-one, personalized experience that sharpens your expertise in Brainspotting. Certification demonstrates your commitment to Brainspotting and personal excellence.

Certification Requirements

  • Completion of Brainspotting Phase 1 and 2 trainings in person or online.
  • A minimum of six (6) hours of consultation from an Approved Brainspotting Consultant. The last hour to include a formal review of applicant’s Brainspotting skills, documented on a consultation form.
  • 50 documented Brainspotting sessions.
  • Payment of a $150 certification fee to Brainspotting Trainings, LLC.
  • Certification to be reviewed and awarded by Brainspotting Trainings, LLC.

Ongoing Certification requires 100 sessions documented every 2 years and a fee of $100, so keep documenting your sessions. One hour of consultation is required to become re-certified.

Elaine can start Certification consultations with you at any time after you have completed Phase 1, or when you are reaching your 2-year re-certification point. Elaine is passionate about promoting excellence in Brainspotting and helping Brainspotting clinicians gain more confidence in the theory and techniques of Brainspotting.

Brainspotting Consultation

Elaine enjoys working with Brainspotting clinicians who want to grow their understanding and practice of Brainspotting in individual consultations. Elaine offers an attuned and supportive learning environment for you to develop your Brainspotting skills and explore the challenges that come up in your teletherapy or in-person sessions with clients. Elaine aims to provide you with a solid foundation in this neuroexperiential brain-body approach so that you become comfortable doing Brainspotting in any session with any client.

Elaine regularly consults with other Brainspotting Consultants and advanced Brainspotting trainers to grow her own knowledge and skills and is happy to share her expertise. She is an active contributor to the International Brainspotting community and  co-leads the monthly Brainspotting and Parts Group. Elaine describes her Brainspotting training experiences here.

Elaine uses Brainspotting in all of her specialty areas – ADHD and Autistic Counseling, Trauma Therapy, Career Counseling, Financial Therapy,  and regularly integrates it with Internal Family Systems (IFS) therapy. Elaine is happy to consult with you on your cases or specific questions related to any of her specialty areas. She looks forward to supporting you on your Brainspotting journey!