Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2011 (Conditional Status until 2020)

Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Psychology Service – 116B (W)
10701 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

George Serna, PhD (Director); Daniel Harvey, PhD, ABPP-CN (Consulting)
Director, Postdoctoral Residency in Clinical Neuropsychology 
Louis Stokes Cleveland DVA Medical Center
10701 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
216-791-3800 Ext.5310
216-707-6432 (Fax)
george.serna@va.gov

For a detailed program description click on this link: 
http://www.cleveland.va.gov/internship/psychology/docs/psychology_postdoctoral_residency_brochure.pdf

This program is recruiting for the 2020-2022 residency period.

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes

On-site Interview Policy: Qualified applicants will have the option for a telephone or in-person interview. NO preference in selection will be given to applicants based upon method of interview. Interviews will be arranged for the 2-week period PRECEDING the 2020 INS conference in Denver.

Application deadline: 01/03/2020
Residency start date: 08/30/2020

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 13

Clinical neuropsychologists: 2 Full Time; Rehabilitation Psychologists: 2
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full Time ABPP-CN

Other psychologists: 68 Full-time
With ABPP: 8

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: PhD/PsyD in Clinical Psychology with Neuropsychology emphasis
Accepted: PhD/PsyD in Counseling Psychology with Neuropsychology emphasis
Not accepted: Non APA-approved graduate programs or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult, Veterans

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Neuropsychological assessment/Consultation with emphasis on differential diagnosis; Competency evaluation; Supervision by resident of other trainees
Moderate: Research; Rehabilitation Psychology
Weak: Psychotherapy; Child

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Geriatric/Dementia Evaluation, Stroke/cerebrovascular diseases, Parkinson's, Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, psychiatric, racial/ethnic minorities, attention deficits of various etiologies
Moderate: Epilepsy; Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery; Hematologic/Oncological Disorders; Multiple Sclerosis

Weak: Learning Disability/Academic

updated 09/13/2019