TIRR/Baylor COM

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 1995

 

Director: Petya Demireva, PhD, ABPP-CN
Oncology Neuropsychology Clinic
TIRR Memorial Hermann
West University
2909 West Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX 77025

Telephone: 832-658-5522
Fax: 713-799-7049
E-mail: Petya.Demireva@memorialhermann.org

ASSISTANT TRAINING DIRECTOR:
Juliette Galindo, PhD
E-mail: Juliette.Galindo@memorialhermann.org

For more information please visit our website: http://www.bcm.edu/departments/physical-medicine-and-rehabilitation/education/clinical-neuropsychology-postdoctoral-fellow

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INTERVIEW INFORMATION:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: We do not require on-site interviews, but applicants are welcome to visit if they would like to see the facility. An on-site visit will not affect the candidates standing or rank in the application process. 

2019 application deadline: January 15, 2019
2019-2021 residency start date: September 3, 2019

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2019: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

Clinical neuropsychologists: 17 Full-time; 2 Part-time; 0 Consultants (major rotation faculty)
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 Full-time; 1 Part-time; 0 Consultants (major rotation faculty); 6 minor rotation faculty

GRADUATE TRAINING OF APPLICANTS:

Preferred: neuropsychology, clinical psychology, rehabilitation psychology
Accepted: health psychology, counseling psychology (with appropriate experience in neuropsychology)
Not accepted: school psychology, other 

*Graduate training must have occurred in an APA-accredited graduate program; applications will NOT be accepted from non-accredited institutions

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of Training Opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation, rehabilitation neuropsychology, research, formal didactics
Moderate: psychotherapy; supervision of other trainees
Weak: forensic, psychiatric

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: brain injury, disorders of consciousness, stroke, neuro-oncology, racial/ethnic minorities
Moderate: dementia, multiple sclerosis, pediatrics, epilepsy
Weak: HIV/AIDS, psychiatric, movement disorders

updated 07/10/19