University of Miami (Dept. of Psychiatry)

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2011

DIVISION OF PSYCHOLOGY
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
MIAMI, FL

CLINICAL NEUROPSYCHOLOGY
POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Program Directors:
David Lowenstein, Ph.D., ABPP/CN, Program Director of Post-Doctoral Neuropsychology Fellowship 
Rene Hernandez Cardenache, Psy.D., Administrative Director of NP Fellowship Program

UHealth Psychiatry at Mental Health Hospital Center
1695 N.W. 9th Avenue, Suite 3302H
Miami, FL. 33136
Phone: (305) 355-9121
Fax: (305) 243-4061
E-mail: rhcardenache@med.miami.edu

For a detailed program description click on this link:  http://psychiatry.med.miami.edu/division-of-psychology/psychology-training

Program will not do interviews at INS in 2017.  We are not recruiting for 2016.

Policy regarding on-site interviews:   This program is willing to interview invited candidates at their site, prior to the INS 2017 meeting.

2017-2019 application deadline:  12/15/2016
2017-2019 residency start date:  9/1/2017

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2017:  1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 7

Clinical neuropsychologists: 5 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 part-time; 1 consultant

Other psychologists: 4 Full-time; 0 part-time; 1 consultants
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: APA Approved Clinical or Neuropsychology Programs
Accepted: APA Approved Counseling Psychology Programs
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphases: Adult, Geriatric, Consultation

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: General neuropsychological assessment of bilingual populations, neuropsychological consultation in Geriatric populations, and consensus meetings with other faculty
Moderate: Polytrauma, supervision of other trainees, forensic neuropsychology
Weak: Psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Multicultural emphasis of assessments, traumatic brain injury, dementia, geriatric psychiatry, and adult ADHD.
Moderate: Neurooncology, Children and adolescents, learning disabilities, medical/legal cases.
Weak: Epilepsy; neurodevelopmental disorders

updated 8/2/2016