- Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry
- rscarter [at] uic.edu
- (224) 425-0393
- (312) 355-4459
Institute for Juvenile Research (IJR)
1747 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Chicago IL 60612
- Room #:155
Dr. Carter has many years ofexperience providing therapy and treatment services to abused and neglected children and their families. He has a long-standing interest in the development of trauma-based interventions for children and families and in the development of resiliency in children and adolescents. Dr. Carter is a consultant with the UIC Comprehensive Assessment and Response Training System (CARTS) program and provides consultation, technical assistance, and training to residential treatment facilities throughout the state of Illinois.
Community-based interventions for children and their families; Consultation and training of child-care staff in residential programs; improving treatment efficacy of residential treatment facilities and facilitating children’s return to their community and families; dissemination of evidence-based practices.