The Section of Psychology provides education and training in scholarly, evidence-based practices of psychology. The following training programs are offered:
APA-Accredited Psychology Internship Program
For information, see the Texas Children's Hospital Psychology Internship brochure. Additional information can be obtained by contacting PsychologyInternship@TexasChildrens.org.
The Texas Children's Hospital Psychology Internship training program through the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by:
The American Psychological Association
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
750 1st St., NE
Washington, DC 20002
The section offers Postdoctoral Fellowships in Clinical Child/Pediatric Health Psychology and Pediatric Neuropsychology. The two-year, post-doctoral training program is a member of the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology.
To learn more about the Clinical Child/Pediatric Health Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship, review the Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric/Clinical Child Psychology brochure. Additional information is available by contacting PsycFellowship@TexasChildrens.org.
To learn more about the Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology, see the Pediatric Neuropsychology brochure. Additional information can be obtained by contacting PsycFellowship@TexasChildrens.org.
Application Materials for Postdoctoral Fellowships
Applications should be submitted online through APPA CAS, which prospective applicants can access at https://appicpostdoc.liaisoncas.com. Required application materials for fellowship applicants include the following:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Official Graduate Transcripts
- Three Letters of Recommendation
- Response to program-specific questions in APPA CAS
- Two Sample Neuropsychological Reports (neuropsychology applicants only)
- Signed APPCN Verification of Completion of Doctorate form (neuropsychology applicants only)
Continuing Education Program
The Psychology Section within Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Additionally, the Psychology Section within Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine is approved by the Texas Board of Social Work Examiners to sponsor continuing education for social workers. The Psychology Section within Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine maintains responsibility for this program and its content.