Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

APPCN MEMBER (Conditional Status)

Director: Matthew J. Wright, Ph.D. (Director); Kyle B. Boone, Ph.D., ABPP-CN (Consulting)
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Director of Neuropsychology Services & Training 
Department of Psychiatry/Psychology Division 
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

1124 W. Carson St., B-4 South (BOX 490)
Torrance, CA 90502
Telephone: (310) 222-5445
Fax: (310) 320-4264
Email: mwright@labiomed.org
Web site: http://harboruclapsychology.org/postdoctoral-fellowship/neuropsychology/

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018:  Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: We are happy to provide on-site interviews, although they are not required. We encourage local candidates to arrange on-site interviews. Other interview arrangements are also possible (e.g., telephone). Interview location is not considered in the selection process.

2018-20 Application Deadline: 01/12/2017
2018-20 Residency Start Date: 09/01/2018

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Clinical neuropsychologists: 1 Full-time; 1 part-time; 1 consultant; 3 voluntary supervisors; 4 total supervisors 
With ABCN/ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 1 consultant; 2 voluntary

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

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology with experience in neuropsychology
Accepted: Counseling Psychology with experience in neuropsychology
Not accepted: Applicants from non-APA-accredited programs

Primary emphases: Adult, Research

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Outpatient neuropsychological assessment, supervision of graduate student externs, prospective and archival research, and teaching. Elective training experiences are available in cognitive neuropsychological methods and Spanish language assessments.

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Traumatic brain injury, dementia, HIV/AIDS, racial/ethnic minorities
Moderate: Psychiatric, cerebrovascular disease, epilepsy 
Weak: Multiple sclerosis, ADHD/LD, organ transplant

updated 11/14/2017