Director of the Doctoral Program in Behavioral and Social Sciences, Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences


Kate Carey earned her PhD at Vanderbilt University in clinical psychology in 1985 and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in addiction and behavioral medicine at the Miriam Hospital/Brown University. Her research addresses motivation to change substance use, application of screening and brief intervention models for at-risk drinkers, influence of social norms on drinking behavior, and the contribution of alcohol intoxication on sexual risk behavior. She currently serves as Director of the Behavioral and Social Health Sciences PhD Program.

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