Minneapolis VA Health Care System

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2017

Minneapolis VA Health Care System

Greg Lamberty, PhD, ABPP
Psychology Service (116B)
One Veterans Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55417
Telephone # 612-467-1546
Fax #: 612-467-5964
e-mail address: gregory.lamberty@va.gov

For a detailed program description click on this link: http://www.minneapolis.va.gov/education/psychology/postdoc/post_overview_neuro.asp#Goals

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018:  YES

Policy regarding on-site interviews: optional

2018 application deadline: January 1, 2018
2018 residency start date: August, 2018

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1

Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 6

Clinical neuropsychologists: 10 Full-time; 1 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultant
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 81 Full-time; 9 part-time
With ABPP: 13 Full-time; 0 part-time

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology (APA accredited)
Accepted: Clinical Neuropsychology (APA accredited)
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment (mental health service line, polytrauma/rehabilitation, primary care, neurology); neuropsychological consultation with an interdisciplinary team, supervision of practicum students; research; cognitive-compensatory rehabilitation; didactics (brain cutting, fact finding)
Moderate: Psychotherapy (geropsychiatry, rehabilitation psychology)

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Traumatic brain injury; neurologic disorders (Parkinson’s disease/movement disorders, MS, ALS); dementia/aging; spinal cord injury/disorders, complex medical disorders; psychiatric disorders, chronic pain/somatoform disorders; transplant/implant/pre-surgical; stroke/cerebrovascular disease
Moderate: Hematolgogic/Oncological Disorders; epilepsy/psychogenic non-epileptic seizures

updated: 8/28/17