Hines VA Hospital

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2015

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Adult Clinical Neuropsychology at Hines VA Hospital

David Kinsinger, PhD, ABPP
5000 S 5th Ave, Building 228, Room 3023
Hines, IL 60141
708-202-2661
David.Kinsinger@va.gov

For a detailed program description click on this link: http://www.hines.va.gov/about/Neuropsych_Post.asp

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: INS required

Application deadline: January 1, 2020
Residency start date: September 1, 2020

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2 (other one is staggered) 

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 7

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 Full-time; 1 Part-time; 0 Consultants

With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 1 Part-time; 0 Consultants
(see webpage for faculty) 

Other psychologists: Approximately 50 Full-time

With ABPP: 3 Full-time; 1 Part-time; 0 Consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: neuropsychology, clinical psychology
Accepted: counseling psychology
Not Accepted: Non-APA-approved graduate programs or internships 

Primary emphasis: Adult Clinical

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong:  Neuropsychological assessment, Neuropsychological consultation, Dementia, TBI, Psychiatric contributions, Medically complex patients
Moderate: Rehabilitation Psychology; Supervision of graduate students, Interdisciplinary care, Inpatient neuropsychological assessment 
Weak: Research, Forensics, Pediatrics (i.e., none) 

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Dementia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Psychiatric, ADHD 
Moderate: Stroke/cerebrovascular diseases, Epilepsy, Other neurological conditions, Ethnic/gender diversity 
Weak: Pediatric (none) 

updated 11/14/2019