Children's Hospital of Philadelphia



Lauren Krivitzky, PhD, ABPP-CN
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia,
Buerger Center, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone: 215-590-7064
Fax: 4415-428-4263
e-mail address: General Information: 
Applications APPA CAS:

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Administrative Training Coordinator: Dawn Wanner,

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: optional

Application deadline: January 2, 2020
Residency start date: July 6, 2020

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: 1-2
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1-2

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 8-10

Clinical neuropsychologists: 13 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: 5 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants
(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).  

Last updated: 09/27/2019