Thursday, November 6, 2014

2015 APA Convention

Looking for a cornucopia of excitement, knowledge, and networking? Look no further than the 2015 APA Convention!


Workshops, Symposia, Posters, SCN Events, ANST Events, Networking


Soundy tasty?

We welcome your proposals for symposia, posters, and individual papers! The theme of Division 40’s 2015 Convention Program is “Integrated Healthcare.” We especially welcome submissions centered around this theme, but please know that all submissions are welcome. Please note that the deadline for individual submissions is December 1, 2014 at 5pm (EST).


Click here for detailed descriptions of the proposal guidelines, submission procedures, and a subject index for the convention program. All proposals must be submitted to the APA submission portal, which may be accessed here. 


For more information or questions/concerns, please contact:

Shawn McClintock, 2015 Convention Program Chair:

Dawn Schiehser, 2015 Convention Program Co-Chair:




Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Job Posting: Pediatric Neuropsychologist in Southeastern Massachusetts

See the PDF for this job posting at Pediatric Neuropsychologist in Southeastern Massachusetts

Job Posting: Chicago – Faculty Pediatric Neuropsychologist

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago are seeking a clinical pediatric neuropsychologist to join a multidisciplinary child psychiatry department in a nationally ranked freestanding children’s hospital located on the medical school campus.  Duties are primarily: 1) neuropsychological evaluation of infants, children, and adolescents; 2) Consultation to parents, schools and medical/surgical staff; 3) teaching in multidisciplinary child health and mental health training programs. Instructor or Assistant Professor position is full-time continuing appointment faculty, requiring experience and excellence in teaching and an interest in an academic environment. Experience with patients post-concussion is a plus. Research is encouraged. A PhD in clinical psychology from an APA-approved program and an APA-approved predoctoral internship are required, at least one of which has a focus on clinical child or pediatric psychology, and postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology are required.

Rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Research pilot funding is available.  Start date immediate after licensure in Illinois.  Applications will be evaluated as received.

To assure full consideration, applications must be received by November 30, 2014, but position is open until filled. Send CV with a letter describing clinical and academic interests and names of three professional references to: John Lavigne, PhD, Chief Psychologist, Lurie Children’s Department of Psychiatry, 225 E. Chicago Ave. Box 10, Chicago IL, 60611-2605

Northwestern University and Lurie Children’s Hospital are Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employers of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and licensure in Illinois.