University of Michigan PM&R

 

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2015

Abigail Johnson, Ph.D, ABPP
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Psychology/Neuropsychology
325 E. Eisenhower Pkwy
Ann Arbor MI 48108
Email:abigailr@umich.edu

For a detailed program description click on this link: http://pmr.med.umich.edu/education-training/fellowships/rehabilitation-psychology-and-neuropsychology-fellowship

Program will do interviews at INS in 2017: YES

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Optional

2017 application deadline: December 30, 2016
2017 residency start date: Sept 1, 2017

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2017: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 5 within the department (separate fellowships in another division)

Clinical neuropsychologists: 8 Full-time; 0 part-time; 2 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultant
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 9 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, neuropsychology, pediatric focus of training
Accepted: counseling psychology, school psychology
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment, inpatient neuropsychological consultation and evaluation, multidisciplinary treatment models, neuropsychology within a rehabilitation context, rehabilitation
Moderate: inpatient rehabilitation psychotherapy and intervention, consultation liaison in a multidisciplinary treatment team,
Weak: outpatient psychotherapy, forensics, adult neuropsychological assessment and psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injury (inpatient and outpatient); Stroke/cerebrovascular disease (inpatient and outpatient); Perinatal and congenital conditions (e.g. Cerebral Palsy, Spina bifida) genetic conditions; craniofacial syndromes; other neurological and neurodevelopmental disorders);
Moderate: Hematolgoic/Oncological Disorders; Epilepsy; rheumatologic conditions; fetal alcohol syndrome; learning disabilities
Weak: Dementia; Delirium; Autism spectrum disorders

Last updated: 11/29/16