Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 1999

Adam Minniear, PsyD, ABPP
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Department of Behavioral Health Acute and Outpatient Services, Neuropsychology Service
Building 19, 6th Floor, Room 6133
8901 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, Maryland 20889

Phone: 301-400-1977        
Fax: 301-400-3050
E-mail: adam.h.minniear.civ@mail.mil

For a detailed program description, click on this link: http://www.wrnmmc.capmed.mil/ResearchEducation/GME/SitePages/Neuropsychology/Overview.aspx 

Program will do interviews at INS: No

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Not applicable; only U.S. Army Officers are eligible to interview.

Application deadline: Not applicable; United States Army 73B Psychologists interested in applying for the 2021 fellowship year can obtain instructions for application from the LTHET, Medical Service Corps, United States Army.

Residency start date: July 1

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: The 2020 fellow has been selected, see above for 2021.

PLEASE NOTE: RESIDENCY IS OPEN ONLY TO ACTIVE DUTY US ARMY PSYCHOLOGISTS

Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2
Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 4

Clinical neuropsychologists: 4 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 3 Consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants

Other psychologists: Approximately 30 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants
With ABPP: Approximately 10 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology
Accepted: Counseling Psychology
Not accepted: School Psychology, Behavioral Medicine, Non-APA-approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Neuropsychological assessment, military-specific neuropsychological consultation, functional localization in neurosurgery, Wada testing, neuroscience didactics
Moderate: Neuropsychological rehabilitation, military-specific neuropsychology research, program development, supervision training
Weak: Psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Dementia, neurodegenerative disorders, multiple sclerosis, stroke and cerebrovascular disease, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, tumor, concussion, psychiatric comorbidities, military aviators, racial/ethnic minorities
Moderate: Moderate to severe brain injury
Weak: No pediatrics

updated 10/04/2019