University of Virginia School of Medicine and Western State Hospital




Donna K. Broshek, Ph.D. and Scott D. Bender, Ph.D.

University of Virginia Neurocognitive Assessment

University of Virginia Health System
Neurocognitive Assessment Lab, P. O. Box 800203
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0203

Telephone: 434-924-2718    FAX: 434-243-6546
Web site:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2017: YES

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Remote interviews (telephone, video conference) will be offered for applicants unable to interview at INS.

2017 application deadline: January 1, 2017
2017 residency start date: July 1 to September 1, 2017 (flexible)

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2017: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 3

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 7

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 Full-time; 2 part-time
With ABCN/ABPP: 0 Full-time; 2 part-time

Other psychologists: 15 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 2 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical psychology, neuropsychology
Not Accepted: Counseling psychology, school psychology, behavioral medicine

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

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

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Brain injury & sports concussion, psychiatric, epilepsy, organ transplant, ADHD, learning disabilities, psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES), HIV/AIDS
Moderate: Tumors, stroke and cerebrovascular disease, racial/ethnic minorities (African American),
Weak: Parkinsons, multiple sclerosis and related conditions, dementia and other geriatric conditions

Updated: 11/14/2016