Dr. Carol Lee (she/her/hers) earned her B.A. in psychology at the University of California San Diego, and her Ph.D. at the University of Massachusetts Boston. She completed her APA-accredited clinical internship at the VA Pacific Islands Healthcare System, Honolulu. Dr. Lee is passionate about making research and clinical training inclusive, approachable, and accessible. In her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, playing with her dog, and reading mysteries.
Research interests: Dr. Lee is a clinical psychologist, whose research primarily focuses on identifying and examining the relations between mechanisms of therapeutic exposures and behavioral experiments for anxiety-related disorders. She also has a secondary interest in methods of disseminating and increasing the accessibility of evidence-based strategies for stress and anxiety management. Clinically, she is experienced in working with anxiety disorders, PTSD, & borderline personality disorder, and is trained in CBT, DBT, CPT, and PE.
Courses taught: PSY 240 Introduction to Research Methods, PSY 375 Advanced Research Methods, PSY 441 Abnormal Psychology, PSY 453 Psychology of Anxiety Disorders, COU 315 Counseling Skills in Human Services