College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
School of Human Services
Degree ProgramPh.D. Human and Social Services
Dr. Carey has since 1999 experience in behavioral health program planning and management, continuing education training, and policy development. As a frequent guest lecturer and workshop presenter, Dr. Carey has addressed evidence-based best practices in recovery-oriented services, treatment planning, behavioral health care system practices, program planning, and implementation of psychiatric rehabilitation services. Her articles on direct-care staff development in community-based treatment settings have been published in the "Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal" and "Psychiatric Services". Dr. Carey trains internationally having presented in Egypt, Italy; Karachi, Pakistan; and Singapore.
Dr. Carey is the Co-Chair of the Academy for the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association. She is a member of the PRA Certification Commission, the International Committee for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Inclusion, and is a consultant to Pennsylvania’s Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse.