Akron Children's Hospital

Name of ProgramAkron Children's Hospital
First Year of APPCN Membership2011
Program AddressNeuroDevelopmental Science Center
215 W. Bowery Street, Considine Professional Building 4th Floor
Akron, OH 44308
United States
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Director's Name and CredentialsLisa D. Stanford, PhD, ABPP
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Program's Primary ContactDirector
Primary Emphasis
  • Pediatric
Program Websiteakronchildrens.org
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Program Phone Number330-543-4894
Program Fax Number330-543-6045
Does Program Interview Applicants at INS?Yes
Does Program Offer On-Site Interviews?Yes
Additional Notes About InterviewsOn-site interviews are optional by invitation if candidate is unable to interview at INS.
Application Deadline10-Jan
Residency Start Date08/2020 (Earlier is negotiable)
Clinical Neuropsychology Pediatric Residency Openings For This Cycle2
Clinical Neuropsychology Residents In Program2
Clinical Neuropsychologists Full-Time3
Clinical Neuropsychologists Full-Time With ABPP2
Other Psychologists Full-Time10
Other Psychologists Full-Time With ABPP4
Graduate Training of Residency Applicants (Preferred)Child clinical, clinical (with neuropsychology major area of study)
Graduate Training of Residency Applicants (Accepted)School psychology
Graduate Training of Residency Applicants (Not Accepted)Non APA/CPA accredited graduate programs or internships
Emphases of Training Opportunities (Pediatric, Strong)Outpatient neuropsychological assessment, neurodevelopmental evaluations, participation in multidisciplinary teams/clinics, didactics (e.g., neuroanatomy, case conference, ABPP board certification preparation (for written and oral exams), professional development seminar)
Emphases of Training Opportunities (Pediatric, Moderate)Research, umbrella supervision by resident of other trainees, inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient day rehabilitation neuropsychological consultation
Emphases of Training Opportunities (Pediatric, Weak)Psychotherapy, pediatric psychology
Availability of Patient Populations (Pediatric, Strong)Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion, Epilepsy, Prematurity and In Utero Teratogen Exposure, Hematologic/Oncological Disorders, Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Craniosynostosis, Turner Syndrome, Genetic and Chromosomal Disorders
Availability of Patient Populations (Pediatric, Moderate)Metabolic Disorders, Stroke/Cerebrovascular Disorders, Neuromuscular Disorders, Neurocutaneous Disorders, Lead Exposed, Renal Transplant Evaluations
Availability of Patient Populations (Pediatric, Weak)Adult neuropsychology is generally limited to young adults/college age with neurodevelopmental or congenital disorders, Wada procedure
Last Updated04/27/2020
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