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Dr. Sarah Carroll

Dr. Sarah Carroll
John F. Kennedy University
(925) 969-3496

Dr. Carroll is the Research Director for the PsyD Program. She teaches classes such as Research Methods and Statistics I and II, Management and Supervision, and Writing Like a Psychologist. Dr. Carroll has previously worked in public health, in other doctoral programs, and as a computer programmer.

Dr. Carroll is a member of the American Psychological Association Divisions 5 (Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics), 27 (Society for Community Research and Action: Division of Community Psychology), 29 (Psychotherapy), 44 (Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues), and 45 (Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues).

She has a private psychotherapy practice in Oakland, and has supervised practicum students at Pacific Center for Human Growth (a local LGBT counseling center) and at the JFK University Community Center. Her professional interests include psychodynamic theory, intersectionality, microaggressions, cyberpsychology, gender identity, clinical supervision, and psychotherapy from a feminist/social justice perspective.


B.S., Computer Science, Duke University, 1983
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, The Wright Institute, 1998