TIRR/Baylor COM

 

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 1995

 

Director:  Mark Sherer, PhD, ABPP-CN
Memorial Hermann TIRR, 1333 Moursund
Houston, TX 77030-3405Telephone: 713-799-6990 FAX: 713-799-7049
E-mail: Mark.Sherer@memorialhermann.org

ASSISTANT TRAINING DIRECTORS:
Erin M. Holcomb, PhD
Telephone: 713-797-7456
E-mail: Erin.Holcomb@memorialhermann.org

Petya Demireva, PhD
Telephone: 832-658-5522
E-mail: Petya.Demireva@memorialhermann.org

 

For more information please visit our website: http://www.bcm.edu/departments/physical-medicine-and-rehabilitation/education/clinical-neuropsychology-postdoctoral-fellow

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INTERVIEW INFORMATION:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: We do not require on-site interviews, but applicants are welcome to visit if they would like to see the facility. An on-site visit will not affect the candidates standing or rank in the application process.  2018 application deadline: January 15, 2018

2016 residency start date: September 1, 2018
Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

Clinical neuropsychologists: 17 Full-time; 2 part-time; 0 consultants (major rotation faculty)
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; 2 part-time; 0 consultants (major rotation faculty); 6 minor rotation faculty

GRADUATE TRAINING OF APPLICANTS:

Preferred: neuropsychology, clinical psychology, rehabilitation psychology
Accepted: health psychology, counseling psychology (with appropriate experience in neuropsychology)
Not accepted: school psychology, other 

*Graduate training must have occurred in a APA-accredited graduate program; applications will NOT be accepted from non-accredited institutions

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of Training Opportunities:

Strong:, neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation, rehabilitation neuropsychology, research, formal didactics
Moderate: psychotherapy; supervision of other traineesWeak: forensic, psychiatric,

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: brain injury, disorders of consciousness, stroke, neuro-oncology, racial/ethnic minorities
Moderate: dementia, multiple sclerosis,  pediatrics, epilepsy
Weak: HIV/AIDS, psychiatric, movement disorders