Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


Lauren Krivitzky, PhD, ABPP-Cn
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia,
CSH Room 021-Psychology
34th and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone #: 215-590-7064
Fax #: 215-590-5637
e-mail address: General Information: 

For a detailed program description click on this link:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2016: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: optional

2016 application deadline: 1/4/2016
2016 residency start date: August-Sept 1st 2016

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

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 5-7  

Clinical neuropsychologists: 9 Full-time; 2 part-time in neuropsychology, part time in Center for Autism Research; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultant
(see webpage for faculty) 

Other psychologists (involved in fellowship): 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

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

Primary emphasis: Pediatric, option for a minor rotation in adult neuropsychology

Emphases of training opportunities:
Strong: neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation, interdisciplinary team work

Moderate: research; rehabilitation psychology; supervision of other trainees 

Weak: psychotherapy; forensics 

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Stroke/Cerebral Vascular Disorders, Cardiac conditions, Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery; Spina Bifida, Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion, Genetic Disorders and congenital conditions; Craniofacial disorders, other neurological disorders 

Moderate: Hematologic/Oncology Disorders, co-morbid psychiatric disorders; co-morbid ADHD and learning disabilities, Adult neurology cases (e.g., dementia, Parkinson’s).   

Weak: HIV/AIDS, Multiple Sclerosis and related conditions

Last updated: 11/11/15