Certificate in the Foundations of NeuroLeadership2018-11-06T10:51:22+00:00


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What Sets the CFN Apart?



A six month online, expert-guided program. Participants spend four to six hours/week on the material and acquire practical skills based on current neuroscience.

Whether you want to improve a team’s performance, help others grow, transform an organization’s strategy, drive a merger or acquisition, change how a leadership team functions or simply improve your own effectiveness, this course will make you significantly smarter about facilitating change.

You will learn the deeper neuroscience of:

  • Collaboration
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Decision-Making & Problem Solving
  • Change Facilitation
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Program Modules That Are Comprehensive & High Impact

Content Overview

The program is broken down into four modules. Each module is covered over the course of five weeks. Modules are built around one of the four domains of neuroleadership:


Module I
Make Decisions & Solve Problems

Explore the fundamentals of neuroscience, including basic brain anatomy and function, and dive into the science behind memory, attention, and insight.


Module II
Regulate Emotions

Discover the neuroscience of emotions and how learning to regulate your own can bring about vast improvements in your productivity and relationships.


Module III

Learn about the science of the “social” brain, why it’s so important, and how to improve the effectiveness of your interactions by leveraging it.


Module IV
Facilitate Change

Analyze the neuroscience of change, why we struggle with it, and how you can become a positive change agent in your organization with this knowledge.

Learn from Leading Minds

Taking part in this course was an eye opener to a different world and to a new way of seeing and doing things. I became more aware of myself and of others. It would be interesting to do an MRI scan before and after the course to see brain changes. I’m pretty sure mine changed a lot!
Vera Alves
I believe the course would be of value to any person who is responsible for managing others – whether as a new endeavor or as a seasoned manager. Its impact in helping create change in one’s personal life is also very powerful.
Fantastic! I start to better understand my reactions and those of others. thus adapting what I plan to say or do… I wish I would have had that training earlier in my career (and for my private life as well). When I talked about this program around me, people are just amazed at the potential of our brain.
Laurence Laffargue
I really loved this course, and the introduction it gave me to a much wider field of thinking and reading about the brain. For me, it was a long-awaited theoretical foundation for ways in which leaders can make workplaces the safe, creative, productive places we all want them to be.
Leigh Tabrett
Any Executive Coach could benefit from taking the Certificate in the Foundations of NeuroLeadership to have a stronger grasp on how to work with clients in the process of changing behavior. The insight and research provided by the NLI is effectively adapted to the business world. I was able to find a corelation to all the content to some facet of my coaching practice and in a very practical way. I am a better Coach than I was 6 months ago thanks to this course.
Diane Ring


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November 2018


November 26, 2018 – June 17, 2019

The CFN is a online course with live Q&A sessions offered twice a week. Students are encouraged to dial-in, or may listen to recordings posted on the portal.


February 2019


Begins week of February 19, 2019

The CFN is a online course with live Q&A sessions offered twice a week. Students are encouraged to dial-in, or may listen to recordings posted on the portal.




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