Boston Children's Hospital

 

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 1996

Boston, MA

Celiane Rey-Casserly, Ph.D. 
Boston Children's Hospital, Neuropsychology Program 
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Telephone: 617-355-6708 
FAX: 617- 730-0319 
E-mail: celiane.rey-casserly@childrens.harvard.edu

Information about Children's Hospital: http://www.childrenshospital.org

Information about neuropsychology residency at Boston Children's Hospital
http://www.childrenshospital.org/NeuropsychologyFellowship

Interviews will be scheduled at INS in New Orleans in February 2017; on site interviews also possible prior to INS for competitive candidates. Teleconference interviews can also be arranged.

2017 application deadline: January 4, 2017
2017 residency start date: September 1, 2017

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2017: 2
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 3

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 14 postdoctoral; 7 psychology interns

Clinical neuropsychologists: 11 Full-time; 1 part-time; 1 consultant 

With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

 

Other psychologists: 10 Full-time; 9 part-time; 7 consultants

With ABPP: 5 Full-time; 0 part-time

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: clinical psychology, neuropsychology track or emphasis
Accepted: counseling psychology, school psychology

Primary emphasis: Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong:  neuropsychological assessment and consultation, clinical research, developmental approach; supervision (by resident of other providers); neuro-oncology, epilepsy (including pre/post surgical evaluation), traumatic brain injury consultation and follow-up, genetic disorders, neurosurgical populations; spina bifida, cerebrovascular disorders, wide range of pediatric neurological and medical disorders, multidisciplinary care
Moderate: psychotherapy
Weak: neuropsychological rehabilitation, forensics, geriatrics

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: epilepsy, brain tumor, traumatic brain injury, childhood leukemia, genetic disorders, toxic exposure, neurosurgical populations, ADHD/learning disabilities, HIV/AIDS & infectious disease, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, racial/ethnic minorities (African American, Latino), international patients
Moderate: adult stroke, psychiatric
Weak: dementia, Parkinson's disease, and geriatric conditions