Who Should Apply?

This training may be right for you if:

  • You have a vision for leadership
  • You wish to gain understanding, experience and skill in influencing policies impacting children, families and service providers.
  • You are interested in the field of neurodevelopmental disabilities including autism.
  • You are a graduate student, community professional, and/or family member of a child with a disability.

The disciplines being considered for traineeships/fellowships include:

  • Audiology
  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • Education
  • Family Support
  • Mental Health
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Policy/Law
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Social Work
  • Special Education
  • Special Fellows (Please contact the program)
  • Speech Language Pathology

How To Apply

Contact the faculty in your discipline to discuss the training.

If this feels right for you, click on the link below and complete the application. Once your completed application is received in the VT LEND office, Esther Doh, Program Coordinator, will contact you and set up an interview with the Program Director, Training Director and Clinical Director.

Review of applications begins mid-January and continues until all positions are filled.