How To Apply

Residents are selected on the basis of their prior experience, demonstrated knowledge, aptitude for rehabilitation psychology and neuropsychology, and goodness of fit between interests and the training we offer.

Application Procedures and Selection Criteria

We are an equal opportunity employer and seek to encourage diversity within the field. Those applicants who are members of populations that are under-represented are encouraged to identify themselves as such. Trainees are covered by Detroit Medical Center policies.

Policy HR.EHP.01

"Tenet’s success requires that the best people choose to work with us. Inclusive practices ensure we are able to attract and retain the best people. Tenet believes in the principles behind the Equal Employment Opportunity and its related policies and regulation. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Tenet are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship."

"The Tenet Corporation is also aware of the value of team members communicating diverse viewpoints in contributing to patient care, as described in the Standards of Conduct  and Careers websites"

Requirements

  • Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA or CPA accredited program in clinical or counseling psychology
  • Completion of an APA or CPA approved internship
  • Training and experience in neuropsychology

Interviews

We do not require in-person interviews, but we typically like to meet applicants at the International Neuropsychological Society conference during the interview time or at RIM. If you will be attending INS or would like to interview at RIM, please contact us at (313) 745-9763 to arrange for an interview.

To apply please submit the following to the department contact below:

  • A statement of interest
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts
  • Copies of two neuropsychological reports
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • E-mailed materials are preferred
Department contact
Robin Hanks, Ph.D., ABCN
Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Neuropsychology, Suite 555
Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan
261 Mack Avenue
Detroit, MI. 48201
PH.  313-745-9763
FAX 313-745-9854 
rhanks@dmc.org


Resident Matching Program
As a member of APPCN we are participating in the Resident Matching Program. If you have not already done so, you must register for the program. Details are available from APPCN. Up-to-date information about the application process, including application deadline, residency start date, number of clinical neuropsychology residency positions, and number of clinical neuropsychology openings, can be found at APPCN.

The due date for completed applications for the predoctoral training program is January 19, 2015. You will be contacted about an interview after we receive your application.