Post-Doctoral Fellowship 

Division 22 is pleased to provide information about Postdoctoral Rehabilitation Psychology training programs in the United States and Canada. The information is submitted by training programs and is intended to provide users with introductory information about postdoctoral training programs.

Learning About Sites

The Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (AAPIC) directory provides information about post-doctoral internships with an emphasis in rehabilitation psychology.

  • Type ‘rehabilitation’ in the Keywords search field
  • To limit the results to only post-doctoral internships select ‘post doctoral’ in the program type drop menu. You may only get a limited selection with this procedure. 
  • On the APPIC directory page, open the Search by Program Criteria section and in the Training Opportunities box enter “rehabilitation psychology” to get a more expanded list. Of course, other site descriptions can be added as well to refine the search.

list of rehabilitation psychology post-doctoral training sites

If you are a representative of a program and would like to update the information on the spreadsheet please contact William Stiers PhD, ABPP at

Please contact the programs directly for the most current program information.

Also, more descriptive information can be found at

Applying to Sites

APPA CAS is the APPIC Psychology Post-doctoral Application online Centralized Application System (CAS) for postdoctoral psychology fellowships. It is available to both APPIC and non-APPIC programs, and is completely voluntary. However, some post-doctoral programs may continue to use their own application process, so please inquire at each desired site.

The site can be reached at

If applicants have questions or concerns regarding the online application (e.g., how the system works, difficulty navigating the application, technical support) users should contact APPA CAS customer support at (617) 612-2061 or

If a program director or an applicant has questions regarding APPIC policy, eligibility, or possible membership, they should contact APPIC Board member, Wayne Siegel, PhD, ABPP, at



The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation is dedicated to research and programs to improve the quality of life for people living with spinal cord injury.

The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation is dedicated to research and programs to improve the quality of life for people living with spinal cord injury.

The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation’s Psychosocial Research grants program funds fellowships for postdocs conducting and/or interested in conducting research on the influence of psychological and social factors on the health, functioning or quality of life for individuals living with spinal cord injuries. Two-year fellowships for a total maximum of $150,000 are typically awarded each year. To learn about the funding categories, eligibility criteria, deadlines, and to review the Psychosocial Research Grant Application Guide visit For more information on this portfolio, contact the Program Officer, Joy Guihama.