Rush University Medical Center

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2010

Christopher Grote, Ph.D., ABPP CN Dept. of Behavioral Sciences 1645 W. Jackson Blvd, Suite 400 Rush University Medical Center Chicago, IL 60612 Telephone: 312-942-5932 FAX: 312-942-4990 E-mail: cgrote@rush.edu
Web site: http://myrush.rush.edu/PhysicianPractices/behavsci-neuropsychology/Pages/default.aspx

Program will do interviews at INS in 2017: Yes

2017 application deadline: January 1, 2017

2017 residency start date: July 1, 2017

Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 6

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 3 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; n/a part-time; 1 other full-time faculty in process
(see webpage for faculty) 

Other psychologists: 25 Full-time; 0 part-time; 3 consultant
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; n/a part-time; 0 consultant

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology with experience in neuropsychology; Neuropsychology
Accepted: Clinical Psychology without experience in neuropsychology; Counseling Psychology
Not accepted: School Psychology; Behavioral Medicine; Experimental Psychology; Applicants from non-APA-accredited graduate schools or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult, but all age ranges are seen, starting with children who are 4 years or older.

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment of outpatients and inpatients, neuropsychological consultation, research, “Wada” procedure; racial/ethnic minorities; supervision of pre-doctoral interns; didactics
Moderate: rehabilitation, forensics
Weak: psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Epilepsy, Dementia, Geriatric conditions, Traumatic Brain Injury, Psychiatric Disorders, Cardiovascular and Stroke, Hydrocephalus, Tumor, Multiple Sclerosis, Children with epilepsy
Moderate: Forensic referral; Encephalitis; HIV/AIDS; Cancer; ADHD/LD
Weak: Movement Disorders

updated 11/10/2016