Columbia University Medical Center Neuropsychology Service

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Contact Information

Name of Externship: Columbia University Medical Center Neuropsychology Service
Name of Director/Coordinator: Elise Caccappolo/Stephanie Assuras
Street Address: 710 West 168th Street, NY NY 10032
Telephone: 212.342-4183

Email: ec668@cumc.columbia.edu;sa3150@cumc.columbia.edu

Webpage:http://columbiaclinicalneuropsych.org/

General Information

Start Date: July 1 End Date: June 30
Appropriate for: Neuropsychology, Clinical Psychology
Scheduling: 2 days a week, 8 hrs per day,prior assessment experience required

Is there a stipend for externs? No

Application Process

Additional dates for applications? None

What materials need to be submitted?

  • Letter of application
  • CV
  • One sample of written clinical material (neuropsychological test report)
  • Two letters of recommendation

How should it be submitted?

Email to BOTH Drs. Caccappolo and Assuras at the above addresses. Please email ONE PDF which includes all materials listed above. Letters of recommendations can be emailed directly from writers.

Any details of the application process (e.g., interviewing, time frame, how decisions are made): In person interviews will be offered to appropriate candidates

Description of Externship

Populations commonly served:

OUTPATIENT ONLY
Adults
Geriatrics
Ethnic Minorities
Developmental Disabilities
Outpatient


Assessment training experiences commonly offered:

Neuropsychological Testing
Assessment Report Writing
Personality/Psychopathology Assessment
Mental Status Exam
Work with Drs. Elise Caccappolo, Stephanie Assuras, Jason Krellman

Expected number of assessment reports completed during externship (defined as writing reports based on a battery of standardized tests: 30-40

Supervision:

Estimated hours/week of individual supervision:1-2
Estimated hours/week of group supervision:2
Estimated hours/week of didactics: 2-3

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