Psychology Training Programs

Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Wendi Cross, PhD"Welcome to the website of the Postdoctoral Fellowship Training Program in Psychology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry."

~Wendi Cross, Ph.D.
   Director of Training in Clinical Psychology

 

Wendi Cross, Ph.D.
Director of Training in Clinical Psychology
Psychology Postdoctoral Training Director
 

Susan McDaniel, PhD


 

Susan McDaniel, Ph.D.
Director, Psychology Postdoctoral Training
        - Primary Care Family Track

 

 

 

Carol Podgorski, PhD


Carol Podgorski, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Psychology Postdoctoral Training
        - Primary Care Family Track

 

 



Linda Alpert-Gillis, PhD
 

Linda J. Alpert-Gillis, Ph.D.
Director, Psychology Postdoctoral Training
       - Child & Adolescent Track

 

 

For questions, please contact Dr. Cross at (585) 275-2005 or via email at Wendi_Cross@urmc.rochester.edu. Our psychology training coordinator. Linda Brown, is also available at (585) 275-3563 or Psychology@URMC.Rochester.edu


Our Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Psychology is accredited by:
The American Psychological Association
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
750 First Street, NE Washington, D.C. 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979

Overview

The goal of our APA accredited postdoctoral fellowship program is to produce psychologists with advanced practice competence with an emphasis in one of two clinical areas or tracks: 1) primary care family psychology, or 2) child and adolescent psychology. We have five overarching long-term goals for all fellows across both tracks. In the area of Professional Skills and Competencies,  we aim to develop psychologists who have an advanced skills in: 1) diagnosis and assessment, and 2) treatment and consultation. In the area of Professional Standards and Behavior, we aim to develop psychologists who demonstrate: 3) ethical understanding and behavior, and 4) professional development and demeanor. In the area of Academic Competencies, we aim to develop psychologists who have skills in: 5) teaching, scholarship, supervision.

Training Philosophy and Values and Mission Statement

Please see our Welcome page and read about our program's training philosophy and values along with our Mission Statement.