Indiana University School of Medicine

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2005

Indianapolis, IN

Frederick Unverzagt, PhD, ABPP-CN (Director); Brenna McDonald, PsyD, ABPP-CN (Co-director); Rachel Jensen, PsyD (Co-director)
Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology
Indiana University School of Medicine
355 W. 16th Street, Suite 2800
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Telephone: 317-963-7299
Fax: 317-963-7325
Email: funverza@iupui.edu

Residency brochure: Please click here
Website: https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/psychiatry/education-programs/postdoctoral/neuropsychology/

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes (telephone or on-site interviews also be available).

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Available but not required

Application Deadline: January 6, 2020
Residency Start Date: September 1, 2020

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for this cycle: 2 adult, 1 pediatric

Clinical neuropsychology residents in program: 6

Clinical neuropsychologists: 12 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants 
With ABCN/ABPP: 6 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants

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: Clinical psychology, APA-accredited preferred

Primary emphases: Adult or Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Adult:
Strong: neuropsychological assessment, consultation, and research
Moderate: forensic, psychotherapy

Pediatric:
Strong: neuropsychological assessment, multidisciplinary clinics, pediatric rehabilitation (inpatient and outpatient)
Moderate: consultation to schools

Availability of patient populations:


Adult:
Strong: neurodegenerative dementias, cerebrovascular disease, movement disorders, traumatic brain injury, brain tumor, epilepsy, somatoform disorder, pre-/post-neurosurgical evaluations for deep brain stimulator and temporal lobectomies.
Moderate: forensic, multiple sclerosis, transplant

Pediatric:
Strong: brain tumor, leukemia, other cancers, epilepsy (including pre-/post-neurosurgical evaluations), traumatic brain injury
Moderate: spina bifida, hydrocephalus, cerebral palsy, sickle cell disease, genetic disorders

updated 09/26/2019