Milwaukee VA Medical Center (Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center)



Eric R. Larson, PhD, ABPP-CN
Director, Neuropsychology Residency
Mental Health Division
VA Medical Center (695/MH-Admin)
Milwaukee, WI 53295

Telephone: 414- 384-2000, extension 41656
FAX: 414-382-5379

For a detailed program description, email Dr. Larson or see:

Application deadline: December 17, 2019
Residency start date: August 17, 2020

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes, preferred

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Available if arranged prior to INS

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

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 10

Clinical neuropsychologists: 4 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 8 Consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 4 Consultants
(see program brochure for faculty)

Other psychologists: 4 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants
With ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology
Accepted: Clinical or Counseling Psychology

Not accepted: Non-APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships (exception for VA internships seeking accreditation) 

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Inpatient and outpatient neuropsychological assessment and consultation, competency examinations, disability evaluations, neurological, geriatric, psychiatric, rehabilitation services, supervision of practicum students and interns
Moderate: Research, psychotherapy, neuroimaging techniques, electrophysiological techniques, personal injury
Weak: Pediatric assessment.

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Dementia, stroke, multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury, movement disorders, general neurology, adults with developmental disabilities (ADHD, LD), co-morbid mental health problems, racial/ethnic minorities
Moderate: HIV/AIDS, epilepsy, acute TBI, neuro-oncology
Weak: Perinatal and congenital conditions

updated 09/25/2019