Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth




Laura A. Flashman, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Director, Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Department of Psychiatry, HB 7750
Dartmouth Medical School
Lebanon, NH 03756

Telephone: 603-650-5824      FAX: 603-650-0404
e-mail: track or general questions) or (pediatric track)

For a detailed program description click on this link:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2016: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: On-site interviews are offered to potential residents and are encouraged so that the candidate may see the facilities and meet other postdoctoral fellows and other personnel, but are NOT required and do not influence candidates' rankings. Phone interviews will be arranged for candidates to talk to those supervisors who do not attend INS, or for candidates who do not attend INS.

2016 application deadline: January 4, 2016
2016 residency start date: July 1 or Sept 1, 2016

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2016:  8 (5 adult, 3 pediatric)

Code: 9972 ­ ADULT CLIN NEUROPSYCHOLOGY (2 positions) 

Code: 9973 PEDIATRIC NEUROPSYCHOLOGY (2 positions)

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 10

Clinical neuropsychologists: 4 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Other psychologists: 6 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: neuropsychology

Accepted: clinical psychology, counseling psychology, school psychology with adequate experience and training

Primary emphasis: Adult and Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation, neuropsychological rehabilitation, research, sports/concussion injury, neuroimaging research (fMRI, MRI morphometry, DTI, resting state)
Moderate: forensics
Weak: psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: brain injury, multiple sclerosis and related conditions, stroke and cerebrovascular disease, mild cognitive impairment, bipolar disorder, dementia, parkinsons, and geriatric conditions, psychiatric, epilepsy, tumor, schizophrenia, PTSD
Moderate: ADD/learning disabilities. OCD, HIV/AIDS, racial/ethnic minorities (rural, French speaking)
Weak: Acute stroke, HIV/AIDS

updated 09/25/2015