Children's Hospital of Philadelphia



Lauren Krivitzky, PhD, ABPP-CN
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia,
CSH Room 021-Psychology
34th and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone #: 215-590-7064
Fax #: 215-590-5637
e-mail address: General Information: 
Applications APPA CAS:

For a detailed program description click on this link:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: No

Policy regarding on-site interviews: optional

2019 application deadline: N/A
2019 residency start date: N/A

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2019: 0
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 8-10

Clinical neuropsychologists:10 Full-time; 2 part-time in neuropsychology, part time in Center for Autism Research; 2 consultants (2 neuropsychologists from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania-HUP; supervise adult minor rotation)
With ABCN/ABPP: 4 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultant
(see webpage for faculty) 

Other psychologists (involved in fellowship): 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: clinical or school psychology, with a neuropsychology track emphasis
Accepted: counseling psychology
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Pediatric, option for a minor rotation in adult neuropsychology

Emphases of training opportunities:
Strong: neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation, rehabilitation psychology, interdisciplinary team work

Moderate: research; supervision of other trainees 

Weak: psychotherapy; forensics 

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Stroke/Cerebral Vascular Disorders, Cardiac conditions, Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery; Spina Bifida, Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion, Hematologic/Oncology Disorders, Genetic/Metabolic Disorders and congenital conditions; Craniofacial disorders, other neurological disorders 

Moderate: co-morbid psychiatric disorders; co-morbid ADHD and learning disabilities, Adult neurology cases (e.g., dementia, Parkinson’s).   

Weak: HIV/AIDS, Multiple Sclerosis and related conditions

Last updated: 10/05/18