Alexian Brothers Women & Children's Hospital

 

APPCN  MEMBER SINCE 2014

 

 
 

 

 

Jill Dorflinger, PhD ABPP

Amita Health 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)
Jill.dorflinger@amitahealth.org

For a detailed program description click on this link: http://www.amitahealth.org/NeuropsychologyTraining

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018: yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: optional

2018 application deadline: January 15th, 2018 
2018 residency start date: July – August 

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

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: oncology; cardiology

Updated 10/3/2017