MOC Part III: Cognitive Expertise
Diplomates must successfully pass a computer-based secure examination to demonstrate proficiency in the fundamental, practice-related and practice environment-related knowledge to provide quality care in their specialty.
The ABAI secure examination consists of one-best answer multiple-choice items which are objective and designed to test the individual's knowledge through recall, interpretation, problem solving, and clinical judgment. Examinations may contain both previously used and new questions and are based on the item classification outline.
A tutorial is available to become familiar with computer-based testing.