Akron Children’s Hospital offers a 12-month pediatric psychology fellowship program beginning in September of each year.
The goal of our fellowship program is to produce competent clinical psychologists who can:
Fellows choose their focus of training based on their interest and career goals. We encourage cross-training between psychological/neuropsychological assessment; consultation and liaison services; and behavioral medicine outpatient treatment.
Our program focuses on clinical training in pediatric psychology, with an emphasis on evidence-based practice, which is consistent with a scholar-practitioner model of training. Fellows pursue:
In addition to clinical rotations, Akron Children’s pediatric psychology fellows receive formal instruction on topics related to clinical training and participate in weekly training for supervision and professional development. Multiple research opportunities are available to meet the fellow’s interests and career goals.
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