Louis Stokes Cleveland DVAMC

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2011 (Conditional Status until 2020)

Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Psychology Service – 116B (W)
10701 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

George Serna, Ph.D. (Director); Daniel Harvey, Ph.D., ABPP-CN (Consulting)
Director, Postdoctoral Residency in Clinical Neuropsychology 
Louis Stokes Cleveland DVA Medical Center
10701 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
216-791-3800 Ext.5310
216-707-6432 (Fax)
george.serna@va.gov

For a detailed program description click on this link: 
http://www.cleveland.va.gov/internship/psychology/docs/psychology_postdoctoral_residency_brochure.pdf

This program is recruiting for the 2018-20 residency period.

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018: Yes

On-site Interview Policy: Qualified applicants will have the option for a telephone or in-person interview.  NO preference in selection will be given to applicants based upon method of interview.  Interviews will be arranged for the 2-week period PRECEDING the 2018 INS conference in Washington, D.C.

2018 application deadline:  2/2/2018
2018 residency start date:   9/4/2018

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology for 2018: 10

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 Full Time; Rehabilitation Psychologists: 2
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full Time ABPP-CN; 2 in process; 1 ABPP-CN consultant

Other psychologists: 80 Full-time; 4 part-time; 5 consultants
With ABPP: 8 Full-time; 2 Consultant

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Ph.D./Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with Neuropsychology emphasis
Accepted: Ph.D./Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology with Neuropsychology emphasis
Not accepted: Non APA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult, Veterans

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Neuropsychological assessment/Consultation with emphasis on differential diagnosis, Competency evaluation; Supervision by resident of other trainees
Moderate: Research; Rehabilitation Psychology;
Weak: Psychotherapy, Childhood

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Geriatric/Dementia Evaluation, Stroke/cerebrovascular diseases, Parkinson's, Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, psychiatric, racial/ethnic minorities, attention deficits of various etiologies
Moderate: Epilepsy; Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery; Hematologic/Oncological Disorders; Multiple Sclerosis.

Weak: Learning Disability/Academic

updated 10/4/2017