Children's Medical Center of Dallas

 

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2011

 

 

Lana Harder, PhD, ABPP
Training Director

1935 Medical District Drive, CH9.01
Dallas, Texas 75235
Telephone: 214-456-8198
FAX: 214-456-0248
Email: npfellowship@childrens.com

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018: yes
Policy regarding on-site interviews:  On-site interviews may be arranged for candidates not attending INS.

2018 application deadline: January 15, 2018
2018 residency start date: anticipated August 20, 2018

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 7

Clinical neuropsychologists: 10 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 3 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultant
(see webpage for faculty)

Other psychologists: 25 Full-time; 3 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 2 Full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: clinical psychology, school psychology
Accepted: counseling psychology
Not Accepted: Non APA/CPA approved graduate programs

Primary emphasis: Pediatric

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment of children and adolescents with a wide variety of neurologic disorders and injuries, bilingual (Spanish-English) neuropsychological assessment, multi-disciplinary consultation, evaluation and treatment planning, school consultation, medical team consultation, general child clinical psychology didactics
Moderate: neurology didactics; brain cutting; intervention with medical populations/cognitive rehabilitation
Weak: adult assessment, forensics

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: pediatric acquired neurological and neurodevelopmental disabilities including epilepsy, brain tumor, neurofibromatosis, traumatic brain injury, demyelinating disorders, stroke, leukemia, hydrocephalus
Moderate: genetic disorders, cerebral palsy, autism-spectrum disorders, learning disabilities, ADHD, psychiatric disorders
Weak: adult disorders (e.g., dementia), infants

Updated 11/3/2017