Alberta Children's Hospital

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2017

Taryn Fay-McClymont, PhD, William S. MacAllister, PhD, ABPP-CN (Co-directors)

2888 Shaganappi Trail NW
Calgary, AB T3B 6A8
Phone: 403-955-7411, 403-955-7962
Fax #: 403-955-7086
e-mail address: Taryn.Fay-McClymont@ahs.ca; William.MacAllister@ahs.ca

For a detailed program description click on this link: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/programs/ps-1883-neuropsychology-brochure.pdf 

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018:  Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews:   Optional

We welcome visits from applicants and are happy to arrange on-site interviews. Though interview location is not considered a factor in the selection process, we certainly invite candidates to visit us in Calgary. We are also happy to arrange Skype interviews, in lieu of or in addition to, interviews at INS.

2018 application deadline: January 14, 2018
2018 residency start date: September 1, 2018

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 2

Clinical neuropsychologists: 5 Full-time; 0 part-time; 1 consultant
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; 0 part-time; 1 consultant
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 15 Full-time; 5 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: clinical psychology, neuropsychology
Accepted: counseling psychology, school psychology
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong:  Neuropsychological assessment, Neuropsychological consultation
Moderate: Research; Rehabilitation Psychology
Weak: Psychotherapy, Forensics

Availability of patient populations:

Strong:  Traumatic Brain Injury, Epilepsy, Hemotology/Oncology, Stroke
Moderate: Psychiatric
Weak: Adult populations