University of Minnesota


University of Minnesota Division of Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience

Richard Ziegler, PhD, LP, Kelly King, PhD, ABPP-CN, LP, Directors of Training
420 Delaware St. SE,
MMC 486, Minneapolis, MN, 55455
Phone: 612-625-7659
Fax: 612-625-7681

For a detailed program description click on this link:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Preferred but will accommodate

2019 application deadline: 01/02/2019
2019 residency start date: 07/31/2019, 08/31/2019; we can be flexible

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2019: 2
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 5

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 7

Clinical neuropsychologists: 4 Full-time; 1 Part-time
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultant
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 2 Full-time
With ABPP: 1 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical psychology, neuropsychology, school psychology, counseling psychology
Accepted: Clinical psychology, neuropsychology, school psychology, counseling psychology
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Pediatric and young adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong:  Neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation
Moderate: Research, supervision of by resident of other trainees, forensics
Weak: Psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Neurodegenerative conditions, prenatal and perinatal conditions, rare diseases, international adoption with associated in-utero exposures and trauma, refugee and minority populations, hematolgoical/oncological disorders with associated stem cell transplant, neuro-oncological disorders, solid organ transplant, complex neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders (e.g. psychosis, schizophrenia, ASD, bipolar, etc.), concussion, other neurological disorders
Moderate: Traumatic brain injury (moderate to severe), stroke, uncomplex LD/ADHD, speech/language impairment, in-school consultation, NICU follow-up clinic
Weak: Inpatient

updated 11/18/18