Amen University founded in 2015

When your brain works right, you work right.

Discover exciting new "brain power" activities, exercises and daily habits to boost your mental focus, and make your good brain great. Master your health, emotions, relationships, and academics through our library of online courses to create a brighter future.

  • More than 20,000 students

  • Earn education units

  • Learn at your own pace on any device


Since 1989, we’ve been dedicated to optimizing the brain and bodies of our online students, patients, and families all over the world. Your brain has the ability to form new connections and brain cells through a phenomenon known as neuroplasticity. Each time you learn something new, you create new connections in your brain. Regardless of your age, new learning has a global, positive effect on the brain and Amen University’s Online Courses can help you start making those new connections.

Become an Amen Clinics
Certified Brain Health Coach

Improve treatment efficacy

Increase your referrals

Earn 50 CE/CMEs

Amen University - Brain Thrive by 25 Course
Brain Thrive by 25

Earn 3 transferable college credits through this scientifically-designed research-based course designed for teenagers and young adults. Multi-Dimensional Education, Inc., (MDEI) an independent education research group, found that the 12-lesson course significantly decreased drug, alcohol and tobacco use, decreased depression, and improved self-esteem.

Amen University - BrainFit for Work & Life Course
BrainFit for Work & Life

Psychiatrist Daniel G. Amen MD designed this easy-to-implement online course to help you build your competitive advantage in the workplace. We show you how to be a part of a brain healthy team that is more efficient, innovative, less stressed, and mission-driven.

Amen University - Brain Health Coaching Certification Course
Brain Health Coaching Certification Course

Learn how the Amen Clinics Method can help you improve clients or patients' brain health and earn 50 CE/CME credits. For therapists, physicians, healthcare professionals, business coaches, teachers and anyone interested in teaching others practical neuroscience -- this clinical course was designed for you.

Amen University - Change Your Brain Masters Course
Change Your Brain Masters

Our core course, Change Your Brain Master’s teaches you how to implement brain health in your life. Learn basic neuroscience and how the brain works, how to manage others and their brain types, and the Amen Clinic’s Alzheimer’s Risk Reduction Program.

Amen University - 7 Types of ADD Course
Healing ADD at Home in 30 Days

Comprehensive, thorough and powerful -- this course was designed to teach anyone with ADD, or anyone who has a loved one with ADD, the tools and strategies to succeed in the classroom, work, relationships and in life.

Brain Warrior's Way
Brain Warrior's Way

The Brain Warrior’s Way will show you how to fight for your brain and body health. This course is comprised of 26 comprehensive lessons teaching you the Brain Warrior’s Way mindset of MASTERY, how to ignite your energy and focus, attack illness and aging, and transform pain into purpose.


Your ultimate pass designed to elevate your mood, focus, professional career, and cognitive function. Get instant access to the following online courses:

  • Brain Health Coaching Certification Course

  • Change Your Brain Masters

  • The Brain Warrior's Way

  • Healing ADD at Home in 30 Days

  • BrainFit for Work & Life

  • Brain Thrive by 25

  • 1-year access to BrainFitLife

Amen University founded in 2015
  • "This is probably the most useful course I've taken because it covers so much about what I actually do everyday. And how I can be hurting or helping my overall brain function, which deteremines everything I do, think, and feel! That's powerful and eye-opening. Thank you for this course Dr. Amen!"

    — Jorge, Brain Thrive by 25

  • "I and the healthcare professionals associated with me have greatly benefited from being intimately involved in the application of neuroscience to everyday practice from being able to learn from Dr. Amen and his staff."

    — Dr. Earl Henslin, Brain Health Coaching Certification Course

  • "It's very informative, straightforward and to the point, yet fun and engaging. The different types of ADD were super helpful. I am happier and feel like I'm more in control of me and my behavior. I am ready for something new again!"

    — Kimmie, 7 Types of ADD

  • "I found the Amen Clinic's Brain Health Coaching Certification Course remarkable and refreshing. As simple as it sounds the principle of "if your brain works better so will you" has turned the lives around of the hundreds of patients I've worked with over the last few years."

    — Jack Felton, MA, MFT

Meet the Faculty

Daniel Amen, MD
Board Certified Psychiatrist, Professor, and ten-time New York Times Bestselling Author

Daniel G. Amen, MD, is a double board-certified psychiatrist, professor, and ten-time New York Times bestselling author. He is one of the world’s foremost experts on using brain-imaging tools to help optimize and treat his patients. Amen Clinics have one of the highest published success rates for patients. His research was listed as one of the Top 100 Stories in Science for 2015 by Discover magazine. He has written and hosted eleven highly popular shows about the brain for public television.

Daniel G. Amen - New York Times Bestselling Author

Tana Amen, BSN, RN
VP or Amen Clinic, New York Times Bestselling Author

Tana Amen, BSN, RN, is VP of Amen Clinics and the author of six books, including the New York Times bestseller The Omni Diet. She is a highly respected health-and-fitness expert and a nationally renowned speaker and media guest. She has appeared on The Doctors, Today, Good Day New York, and more. Additionally, Tana’s appearances on public television promoting brain health have helped raise millions of dollars for local stations.

Tana Amen - New York Times Bestselling Author

Jesse Payne, Ed.D.
Director of Education for the Change Your Brain Foundation

Dr. Jesse Payne is the founder of Brain25, Director of Education for the Change Your Brain Foundation, and Director/Associate Professor of Education at Corban University. He has held teacher credentials/licenses in the states of California, Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. He has worked within the field of education since 1998 as a classroom teacher (elementary and secondary), science instructor, summer camp coordinator/counselor, non-directive play therapist, and program/curriculum developer. He is the author of several books, including Change Your Brain, Change Your Life (Before 25).

Jesse Payne - Director of Education for the Change Your Brain Foundation
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