Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital


Jacobus Donders, Ph.D.
Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital
235 Wealthy SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-5299

Telephone: 616-840-8162 FAX: 616-840-9762 

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Candidates who are not planning on attending INS must do on-site interviews prior to INS. Phone interviews are not an acceptable substitute for an in-person interview. Candidates who interview at INS have the option of doing a follow-up on-site interview but this is not required, nor will it impact the rank ordering of candidates.

2019 application deadline: 01/31/2019
2019 residency start date: 09/03/2019

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2019: 2

Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 0

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants 
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

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

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: clinical psychology
Accepted: other specialties may be considered on an exceptional basis; must be APA or CPA accredited

Primary emphasis: 1 adult and 1 pediatric

APA status: Accredited as a post-doctoral program in Clinical Neuropsychology

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological rehabilitation, research
Moderate: neuropsychological consultation, psychotherapy, supervision by resident of other providers
Weak: graduate teaching opportunities

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Brain Injury, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Developmental Disorders, Movement Disorders, Dementia
Moderate: Tumor, Epilepsy, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Forensic

updated 10/04/2018