Alexian Brothers Women & Children's Hospital







Jill Dorflinger, PhD ABPP

Alexian Brothers Neurosciences Institute
Alexian Brothers Women & Children’s Hospital, Center for Pediatric Brain, 1st Floor

1555 Barrington Rd
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
847-981-3630 (phone)
847-252-2269 (fax)

For a detailed program description click on this link: 
or email for more information about the post-doctoral residency

Program will do interviews at INS in 2016: yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: optional

2016 application deadline: January 24th, 2016 
2016 residency start date: July – August, 2016 

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2016: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 6-8

Clinical neuropsychologists: 7 Full-time
With ABCN/ABPP: 5 Full-time
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 9 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 part-time; 1 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, multidisciplinary communication, school advocacy, shadowing of related professions
Moderate: Research; Supervision of by resident of other trainees; Forensics
Weak: Rehabilitation Psychology, psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Perinatal and congenital conditions; concussion/TBI; autism/neurodevelopmental disorders; psychiatric
Moderate: epilepsy; genetic disorders 
Weak: racial/ethnic minorities; oncology; cardiology

Updated 11/12/2015