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Application Process for Clinical Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship

We participate in the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology matching program. The typical start date for fellows is July 1, although arrangements can be made for a later start date if necessary.

Application Requirements

To be eligible for our fellowship, you must have completed APA-accredited doctoral and internship programs, including an internship that includes substantial training in clinical neuropsychology. Our postdoctoral training program is a member of the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology (APPCN; The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 1993, 7, 197-204) and adheres to the Houston Conference (HC) standards (Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 1998, 13, 160-166) for specialty training in clinical neuropsychology. The mission of APPCN is to offer the highest quality competency-based residency training in clinical neuropsychology with an emphasis on preparation for future specialty board certification through the American Board of Professional Psychology/American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology (ABPP/ABCN).

Our program participates in the match through APPCN.

Application Requirements:

To be eligible for our fellowship program, you must have completed an APA-accredited doctoral education and training program as well as an internship that includes substantial training in clinical neuropsychology. We do not consider candidates who are ABD at the beginning of the fellowship.

Your application should include:

Cover letter of interest

Current CV

Official graduate transcript

APPCN verification form

Three letters of recommendation (directly from referees)

Electronic submission of all application materials via email is preferred.

All inquiries and application materials should be addressed to:

Dalin T. Pulsipher, Ph.D., ABPP
Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist
Board Certified Subspecialist in Pediatric Neuropsychology
Associate Training Director, Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology
Division of Neurobehavioral Health, NeuroDevelopmental Science Center
Akron Children’s Hospital
Considine Professional Building, Suite 4400
215 W. Bowery St.
Akron, OH  44308

Additional Contact:

Lisa D. Stanford, Ph.D., ABPP
Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist
Board Certified Subspecialist in Pediatric Neuropsychology
Division Director, Neurobehavioral Health
Neuropsychology Clinical Training Director
NeuroDevelopmental Science Center
Akron Children’s Hospital
Considine Professional Building, Suite 4400
215 W. Bowery St.
Akron, OH  44308
Fax: 330-543-6045