Training opportunities

Dr. Vandermorris

Pre-doctoral Internship in Clinical Neuropsychology

The Pre-doctoral Internship in Clinical Neuropsychology is a one-year, full-time, paid internship accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association. The Mission of the Pre-doctoral Internship in Clinical Neuropsychology is to educate, train and evaluate our interns in order to support achievement of competence in evidence-based, clinical neuropsychological practice and research. The emphasis of the internship is on neuropsychological assessment and management of cognitive and behavioural problems related to acquired brain damage and neurodegenerative disease.

Download our current brochure for full details regarding internship content, qualifications and application procedures.

Pre-Doctoral Internship in Clinical Neuropsychology brochure

Eligibility for this internship is restricted to clinical psychology students who are currently enrolled in a doctoral program that is an associate of the Association for Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers.

Specific questions regarding the internship can be directed by e-mail to psychinternship@baycrest.org. All applications are to be submitted through the Association for Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC) website at www.appic.org.

The program has been accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association in clinical neuropsychology since 2008-09. The next site visit for re-accreditation will be in 2017-18. Information regarding accreditation status can be obtained from the CPA Accreditation Office at: Office of Accreditation, Canadian Psychological Association, 141 Laurier Avenue West, Suite 702, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5J3, email: accreditation@cpa.ca

 

Practicum Placements in Psychology

Practicum placements are available in the Neuropsychology and Cognitive Health Program for graduate students currently enrolled in MA or PhD programs in Clinical Psychology. These placements are typically for 300 to 600 hours and can be on a part or full-time basis depending on the requirements of the applicants’ training programs. The number of practicum placements is dependent on the availability of supervisors but typically two to four placements are available during the course of a year. Download a full description of the practicum placement experiences and applications procedures.

Practicum Placements in Psychology at Baycrest Health Sciences

Psychology Practicum Application Form