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Rehabilitation Psychology Fellowship:

Postdoctoral Program Admissions

Date Program Tables are updated:11/15/18

Briefly describe in narrative form important information to assist potential applicants in assessing their likely fit with your program. This description must be consistent with the program’s policies on intern selection and practicum and academic preparation requirements:

The clinical postdoctoral fellowships in rehabilitation psychology at the University of Washington School of Medicine are designed to develop psychologists who ascribe to the scientist-practitioner model and who are competent in working with various rehabilitation medicine patient populations. The ideal candidate has demonstrated strengths in clinical work, research productivity, and academic background. We also prefer candidates with interest and experience in working with complex populations in an interdisciplinary setting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Describe any other required minimum criteria used to screen applicants:

To apply for our fellowship program, applicants must meet the minimum entrance requirements:

Successful applicants are in good standing in an APA or CPA-accredited internship and graduate program, have completed internship and all graduate program requirements.

Because of this program's diversity and its geographic dispersion, it is best suited for individuals who are well organized, self-reliant, and adaptable.

  • Applicants must have completed a Ph.D./Psy.D. program in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA or CPA-accredited program and an APA or CPA-accredited clinical internship.
  • Applicants should be interested in and experienced with clinical assessment and treatment of rehabilitation populations.
  • Applicants should have the desire to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • All requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed before entry into the fellowship program.
  • Persons with a Ph.D./Psy.D. in another area of psychology who meet the APA criteria for re-specialization training in Clinical or Counseling Psychology are also eligible.
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizens.

As an equal opportunity training program, the fellowship welcomes and strongly encourages applications form all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, disability or other minority status.

 

Financial and Other Benefit Support for Upcoming Training Year*

Annual Stipend/Salary for Full-time Residents

$47,484 

Annual Stipend/Salary for Half-time Residents

N/A 

Program provides access to medical insurance for resident?

Yes
[X]

No
[  ]

If access to medical insurance is provided:

 

Trainee contribution to cost required?

Yes
[  ]

No
[X]

Coverage of family member(s) available?

Yes
[X]

No
[  ]

Coverage of legally married partner available?

Yes
[X]

No
[  ]

Coverage of domestic partner available?

Yes
[X]

No
[  ]

Hours of Annual Paid Personal Time Off (PTO and/or Vacation)

 168

Hours of Annual Paid Sick Leave

 136

In the event of medical conditions and/or family needs that require extended leave, does the program allow reasonable unpaid leave to interns/residents in excess of personal time off and sick leave?

Yes
[X]

No
[  ]

Other Benefits (please describe):

  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life, accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Voluntary retirement plans

 

 

 

*Note. Programs are not required by the Commission on Accreditation to provide all benefits listed in this table

 

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