Children's Medical Center of Dallas





Lana Harder, PhD, ABPP
Training Director

6300 Harry Hines Boulevard, Suite 900
Dallas, Texas 75235
Telephone: 214-456-8198
FAX: 214-456-2220

Program will do interviews at INS in 2017: N/A
Policy regarding on-site interviews:  On-site interviews following INS are optional but are not required and do not make an impact on rankings of applicants.

2017 application deadline: N/A This site is not recruiting in this cycle
2017 residency start date: N/A

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2017: 0
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 6

Clinical neuropsychologists: 5 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultant
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 18 Full-time; 2 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

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

Primary emphasis: Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment of children and adolescents with a wide variety of neurologic disorders and injuries, multi-disciplinary consultation, evaluation and treatment planning, school consultation, medical team consultation, general child clinical psychology didactics
Moderate: neurology didactics; brain cutting; intervention with medical populations/cognitive rehabilitation
Weak: adult assessment, forensics

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: pediatric acquired neurological and neurodevelopmental disabilities including epilepsy, brain tumor, neurofibromatosis, traumatic brain injury, demyelinating disorders, stroke, leukemia, hydrocephalus
Moderate: genetic disorders, cerebral palsy, autism-spectrum disorders, learning disabilities, ADHD, psychiatric disorders
Weak: adult disorders (e.g., dementia), infants

Updated 11/14/2016