Current and Past Interns

Past interns

Former interns have continued on into successful careers in psychology.

Listed below are some examples of positions of interns who recently completed our program

  • Postdoctoral fellowships (most common position post completion) in pediatric psychology, neuropsychology, behavioral medicine, child and family studies, developmental disabilities, and behavioral disorders of children and adolescents; recent examples include:
    • Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School Pain Fellowship
    • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Pediatric Pain Research Fellowship
    • Children's Hospital of New Orleans Pediatric Psychology Fellowship
    • Yale Child Study Center Youth Conduct Fellowship
    • OHSU Family Medicine Concussion Fellowship
    • OHSU IDD Division of Psychology GI Fellowship
    • Riley Children's Hospital ASD Fellowship
    • Rice University Psychneuroimmunology Fellowship
    • OHSU IDD Division of Psychology ASD Fellowship
    • University of San Francisco Center for Autism
    • University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center ASD Fellowship
    • University of Washington Pediatric Pain Fellowship
  • Academic positions at national and international universities and medical centers; examples include: 
    • The MIND Institute 
    • Riley Children's Hospital 
    • Oregon Health & Science University
    • Washington State University
  • Clinical psychologists in community-based programs 
  • Clinical psychologists in private practice 
  • School psychologists
  • Neuropsychologists operating in a variety of practice settings

LEND Distinguished Alumni Award

The LEND Distinguished Alumni Award is provided annually to recognize former trainees who have achieved leadership success through commitment, perseverance and dedication. The honoree is selected by the Training Coordinator Committee, and is chosen based on significant contributions to his or her professional field, as well as the willingness to invest in improving the health status of children with special health care needs.

LEND Distinguished Alumni Award Honorees

2015: Robin McCoy, M.D. (Pediatrics)

2014: Kami Beaulieu, M.S., C.C.C.-S.L.P. (Speech-Language Pathology)

2013: Amy Costanza-Smith, Ph.D., C.C.C.-S.L.P. (Speech-Language Pathology)

2012: Heather Durham, Au.D. (Audiology)

2011: Laurie Powers, Ph.D. (Psychology)

2010: Kathleen Huntington, R.D., L.D. (Nutrition)

2009: Kathy Shelton, Ph.D. (Nursing)

2008: Barb Dworschack, M.S.W. (Social Work)

2007: Kristen Knight, M.S. (Audiology)
Pediatric Audiologist, OHSU

2006: Russell Barkley, Ph.D. (Psychology)
Professor, Medical University of South Carolina

2005: David Willis, M.D. (Developmental Pediatrics)
Legacy Emanuel Children's Hospital

2004: Janet Brockman, M.S., C.C.C. (Speech-Language Pathology)
Director, OHSU Craniofacial Program

2003: Eric Mash, Ph.D. (Psychology)
Professor, Department of Psychology at University of Calgary

2002: Betsy Crais, Ph.D. (Speech-Language Pathology)
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of North Carolina

2001: Susan Winthrop, M.D. (Speech-Language Pathology)
Special Education Program, Portland Public Schools