The American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology (ABCN) is a specialty board of the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). The ABCN is responsible for administration of the examination for competence in the specialty of Clinical Neuropsychology. ABPP is the senior parent board for the profession of psychology and was established in 1947, with ABCN being incorporated in 1981. To learn more regarding examination procedures, please explore the website for current information and application instructions.
Once a candidate passes the ABCN examination and becomes board certified in the specialty of Clinical Neuropsychology, they are invited to join the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (AACN), which is the membership organization of ABCN Specialists. For further information regarding the AACN, please click here.
To apply for board certification in Clinical Neuropsychology:
2) Complete the Online Application